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UPDATE: Man Takes his own life after standoff in Oak Hill

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An investigation comes to an end after a standoff in Oak Hill.

Dispatchers said the standoff started around 9 p.m. Tuesday April 16, at the Plateau Oaks Apartments near Roberts Avenue.

Investigators said a man with a gun was held up inside.

Oak Hill Police Officers, Fayette County Sheriff's Deputies, and state police troopers were called to the scene.  Negotiators tried to get the man out safely, however he ended up taking his own life.

 
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