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Standoff on Ladd Street ends in surrender

COLUMBUS, GA (WRBL) - Police were called out to Ladd Street this afternoon after a man barricaded himself in a house--refusing to come out.

A woman and two children also were inside the home. The stand-off with police lasting from four this afternoon until nearly eight tonight.

Police got on a loudspeaker urging the man to come out.

Police eventually got the man's mother to come to the house--that's when the suspect surrendered to police.

There are no reports of injuries during the stand-off.


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