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Police Standoff Ends in Scranton

SCRANTON — A police stand off in Scranton ended with one man in custody.

Police say the suspect surrendered after his home on Prospect Avenue was surrounded.

Officers say the man had been holding a pregnant woman against her will inside the home all day.

The woman was taken to a hospital to be checked out.

The suspect is locked up in Scranton.


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