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Man barricades himself in Pittsboro home

Posted May 9, 2011 7:30 p.m. EDT
Updated May 10, 2011 12:47 p.m. EDT

— A standoff ensued Monday afternoon when police say a man barricaded himself inside a Pittsboro home.

Police were called to a home on Cedar Lane for an undisclosed reason.

Neighbors said it was a domestic dispute.

Pittsboro police cleared the scene around 6:30 p.m. It wasn't clear whether they took the man into custody.

No other information was released.