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Johnstown Standoff Latest
7/21/2013
 
 
 
There is an update to that standoff in the city of Johnstown that ended early this morning after nearly eighteen hours of negotiations.  It started Saturday around two in the afternoon and did not end until nearly eight this morning.  The negotiators were from the Cambria County Emergency Response Team, the Johnstown Police and the State Police.  They attempted a peaceful resolution with the man inside for hours.  He was holed up inside his Forest Avenue house with a gun.  The police say he shot himself this morning just before eight but is expected to recover.  They say there is no threat to the public.
  
 
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