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Sebeka standoff Wednesday night lasts nearly five hours

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A standoff in Sebeka that lasted nearly five hours was resolved without incident, according to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office.

Law enforcement responded to a call of threats being made at a Sebeka home shortly after 7 p.m. Wednesday.


According to the sheriff's office, a dispatcher learned that Thomas Becker, 49, of Sebeka, was intoxicated and allegedly threatened two adult females with a firearm and may have been holding them against their will.

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