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Stanley man arrested following four-hour police standoff Saturday

STANLEY, WI (WTAQ) - The Stanley Police Department and Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office report a four-hour standoff Saturday morning was finally resolved with no one injured.

Authorities got a call before 7 a.m. that a gun had been fired in the City of Stanley.

When they arrived on the scene, 41-year-old James E. Coburn was seen walking back inside his home. His wife and children were in the building with him.

Coburn wasn’t responding to efforts to communicate and the house was surrounded. He eventually surrendered at 11 a.m.

Coburn is being held at the Chippewa County Jail. He is charged with recklessly endangering the safety of others.

(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)