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Monroe SWAT standoff ends peacefully

Police are at a SWAT standoff in Monroe. (FOX19 NOW/file) Police are at a SWAT standoff in Monroe. (FOX19 NOW/file)
MONROE, OH (FOX19) -

A SWAT standoff ended peacefully Wednesday morning.

A man who may have had a gun refused to come out of a home on Ridgepoint Drive off Gallaher Street, Monroe police said.

A woman and her children had already exited the residence safely when officers responded just before 9 a.m., according to Lt. Brian Curlis with Monroe police.

No one was hurt, and no one was being held against their will, police said.

The man exited the residence just before 11 a.m. and was taken into custody without incident. 

Police have not released identities or further details. 

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