Aberdeen police end standoff with stun gun

    ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) - Police in Aberdeen used a stun gun to subdue a man who holed up in his house and kept authorities at bay for 6  1/2 hours while threatening to harm himself.
     Police say Monday's standoff began when officers conducted a welfare check at the request of the man's family. They eventually subdued him about 3:30 p.m. and took him to a hospital.
     No charges were immediately filed.

 AP-WF-06-10-14 1151GMT

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