Man taken for evaluation following standoff

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MEADVILLE, Pa. — It was a tense afternoon in Crawford County as police engage a man in a standoff on Tuesday. 

State police were called to a home on Moyer Road just after 1 p.m. to check on the welfare of a person.

According to state troopers, the person refused to come out of his house.

A state police special emergency response team went to the scene and the man was eventually taken into custody without incident around 8 p.m.

The person has been taken for mental health evaluation.

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