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Man arrested after Oconto County standoff
OCONTO COUNTY - Police arrested a man accused of firing at Oconto County sheriff's deputies during a ten hour standoff Sunday.

Sheriff's officials say deputies were sent to check on the man at a home just north of Lena about 1:30 p.m. Sunday.
The man was involved in a domestic disturbance and was said to be suicidal.

Deputies say the man was armed and had barricaded himself in the home.

The Brown County Emergency Response Unit and the Brown County Bomb Squad were called to the scene.

No deputies were injured.

The standoff was resolved just before midnight and the man was taken into custody.

Story By: Associated Press


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