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DEVELOPING: Standoff in Monroe County

SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP — Several law enforcement agencies were called to a home in Monroe County Saturday when a man barricaded himself inside with a gun.

State police said there were no hostages.

Airport Road in Smithfield Township was shut down for hours during the standoff.

Authorities were able to get David Pugh, 45, out of the house without anyone getting hurt. They took him into custody.

Troopers told us, earlier in the day Pugh assaulted his father and shot him in the hand.

Pugh is facing several charges, including attempted homicide.


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