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Police Standoff in Jersey City Leaves One Arrested

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City New Jersey

A man barricaded in a house and threatening to cause physical harm to family members sent police to the 300 block of Randolph Avenue late last night. 

Police arrived to the scene after receiving several reports of a man holding his family in a house with a gun shortly before 12:30 a.m. Police were able to gain access into residence where the man was placed in custody a short time later. Police confiscated a weapon from the scene. 

There were no injuries reported.