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Man in custody after two-hour standoff in Hillsboro

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HILLSBORO, OH (FOX19) -

A man is in custody after a two-hour standoff with police in Hillsboro, OH on Saturday.

Hillsboro Police Department responded to reports of a loud argument at a residence on Key Street around 5:53 p.m. 

Responding officers were not able to get anyone to answer the door upon arrival, according to Hillsboro PD. Three homes in the vicinity of the incident were evacuated by authorities. 

Special Response Team members were able to break a window with a shotgun bean bag and inserted tear gas in the home, police said. 

Lawrence R. Legg, 32, of Waverly, OH, was arrested at 8:55 p.m. He is charged with one count of inducing panic and obstruction of official business. 

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