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Man barricaded in home in Meigs County, Ohio

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According to Meigs County Sheriff Chief Deputy, a man has barricaded himself inside a house near State Route 248 in Meigs County, Ohio.

Police say they have had run-ins with the man in the past and his talking to people on the phone.

There are no other people involved in the stand-off.  Police are attempting to calm the man down.

Officers from two other counties have responded to help assist.

A small section of State Route 248 has been closed to keep people a safe distance away from the scene.  Police have not released the exact location of the stand-off.