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1 arrested in armed stand-off in Massac County

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Authorities have given the all clear after an armed stand off in Massac County.

Illinois State Police tell News 3 one individual has been taken into custody and the scene has been cleared.

The Massac County Sheriff's Department says they were called to a residence on Greek Road in Brookport for a domestic disturbance.

That call turned into an armed barricaded situation.

Law enforcement say they had to close Greek and Strawberry roads near US 45 to keep the situation contained.


BROOKPORT (WSIL) -- Law enforcement are responding to an armed standoff in Massac County.

Metropolis Director of Public Safety Harry Masse says an armed standoff with a barricaded subject is underway at a home in Brookport.

No other details are available at this time.

Stay with News 3 for updates.

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