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Standoff Suspect Charged

A man involved in an overnight standoff with Wichita Falls Police has been charged.

Randy Adams has been charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.

The 56-year-old reportedly barricaded himself inside a house on the 100 block of Paradise Street.

We are told there was a woman inside the house, as well. Officers blocked off Paradise St. completely.

Neighbors were not forced to evacuate their homes.

SWAT was called to the scene and successfully talked down the man. He came out of the house and was arrested.

The standoff ended peacefully early Wednesday around 3 a.m.

No one was hurt.

 

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