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Man Found Dead In Home After Standoff

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WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A man who was at the center of an overnight police standoff in Waterford has been found dead.

WFSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1dkHDvR) that Waterford police say they were called to the home Monday night after his wife said the unidentified man was possibly armed with a gun and considering harming himself.

Four children also were in the house.

Police evacuated the neighborhood, taking area residents to the police department for shelter.

State Police entered the home and found the man had fatally shot himself. Police say the children were unharmed and turned over to a family member.

No other details were immediately available Tuesday morning.
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Information from: WFSB-TV, http://www.wfsb.com

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