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Standoff Ties Up Traffic in Wayne County

Posted March 4, 1999

— A standoff between sheriff's deputies and an armed man tied up traffic today for hours in Wayne County.

Deputies blocked off traffic on Wayne Memorial Drive for three and a half hours. Sheriff Carey Winders talked the man into giving up while SWAT team members watched from a distance.


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