By CBSBoston.com Staff

SWAMPSCOTT (CBS) – A large police search in Swampscott ended Thursday morning when a wanted suspect was taken into custody.

Swampscott Police were searching the area of Puritan Road with the assistance of Massachusetts State Police helicopters and K-9s for a person allegedly involved in an earlier domestic assault.

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Police did not release specifics of the incident.

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Just after 11 a.m., the suspect was taken into custody.

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The suspect did not pose any threat to the public, police said.

CBSBoston.com Staff