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January 21, 2013
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Squires stand-off ends peacefully

A Johnson Lane woman surrendered peacefully after a nearly five-hour stand-off in the northern Carson Valley neighborhood today.

The woman was taken into custody at about 6 p.m. after crisis negotiators responded to an address on Squires Street at about 1:16 p.m.

Douglas County deputies responded to a report of an armed woman with suicidal tendencies standing in the yard of the home. As they arrived she entered the home's garage and locked the door.

Other occupants of the home were evacuated, along with neighbors before members of the Douglas County Sheriff's Crisis Negotiation Team arrived to talk her out …

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The Record Courier Updated Jan 21, 2013 09:36PM Published Jan 21, 2013 07:33PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.