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Police standoff ends in Fayetteville

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

A standoff in Fayetteville ended after several hours Wednesday morning.

Just after midnight, officers were called to 5948 Dalton Dr. about a domestic situation.

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When they arrived, a woman fled from the home and a man then barricaded himself inside.

Members of the Emergency Response Team and negotiators were called to the scene to try to coax the man into surrendering.

Around 5:15 a.m., authorities said the man came out of the house peacefully.

The unidentified man was then taken to a local hospital for evaluation.

Further details about the incident have not been released.

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