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Man Arrested After Standoff

Posted on: 5:57 pm, July 10, 2013, by

TUNKHANNOCK TOWNSHIP — A police standoff in the Poconos ended peacefully Wednesday.

The Pocono Plateau trailer park near Blakeslee was off-limits for hours after police say a man took two people hostage.

SWAT teams and negotiators moved in.

Hours later, a 6-year-old girl left the home unharmed. Soon after, her mother came out.

Just before 3:30 p.m. the man surrendered.

Officers say Edward Terantino was armed with two guns.

He faces kidnapping, assault ,and terroristic threat charges.

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