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Police respond to standoff in Lancaster

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LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police in Lancaster responded to a standoff along the 600 block of South Queen Street early Saturday morning.

Authorities received reports of shots fired at around 2:50 a.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they determined that an armed man had barricaded himself inside a home

The Lancaster County SERT Team responded to the situation, and several blocks around the home were shut down. Some homes were evacuated.

Following a standoff, police took a suspect into custody without further incident. No injuries were reported.

abc27 will update this story as more information becomes available.

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