Suspect in last night’s standoff arraigned, Michael Rodriguez

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A man is now facing charging for his involvement in a weekend standoff. 

This afternoon, 41-year-old Michael Rodriguez was arraigned on several charges including making terroristic threats and simple assault. 

Erie Police say a domestic incident led to a standoff in the 600 block of West 8th Street.  The incident took place on Sunday, beginning around 10:30pm.  The standoff lasted more than two hours before Rodriguez was taken into custody.  Police later recovered a gun from the home.

Rodriguez was arraigned on $100,000. There’s no date set for his next court appearance.

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