Friday, November 02, 2012

Standoff with armed man ends with arrest, no injuries

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According to KMUD News Coordinator,Cynthia Elkins:
A seven-hour standoff between an armed man and police ended without any injuries this Thursday (Nov. 1, 2012) morning in Eureka.  The incident reportedly started after Jeffery Morgan Wood called the Eureka Police Department saying he had heard people in his basement and had armed himself.  When police arrived to respond, they reportedly asked Wood to come outside without a firearm.  Police say Wood responded by firing several shots from inside the home on Cooper Lane. 

Use the player below to hear more about the incident, including an interview with Sheriff Mike Downey who was on the scene with his SWAT Team. This story aired on the KMUD Local News Nov. 1, 2012.


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