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Frank Lewis

PDT Staff Writer

JACKSON — The Jackson County, Ohio Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a barricade situation on Hardscrabble Rd. Monday. It was reported a male subject was barricaded in his residence with a shotgun. Sheriff Tedd Frazier said, upon arriving at the location Deputies started negotations with the subject.

After four hours the man was talked out of the residence without incident and transported to Jackson Holzer Hospital ER for treatment.

The officer investigating the incident was not reachable on Monday.

Frank Lewis may be reached at 740-353-3101, ext. 252, or at flewis@civitasmedia.com. For breaking news, follow Frank on Twitter @FrankLewisPDT.

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