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Lake City standoff ends with apparent suicide

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A four-hour standoff ended Wednesday night after police discovered a man dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Lake City home, authorities said.

Lake City police responded to a residence at 517 S. 6th St. around 5:19 p.m. after receiving a report that the man, identified as Benjamin Anderson, had sent threatening text messages and was possibly armed, according to a press release.

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Michael Brun
Michael Brun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program. He has worked for the Republican Eagle since March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. 
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