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Man arrested after night-long police stand-off

(WMC-TV) – A man is under arrest after a stand-off with police that lasted all night long.

Clyde Wordlaw, 50, is in custody after barricading himself in a home after a fight escalated around midnight Tuesday.

Investigators say Wordlaw fired gunshots during a fight with his uncle at a home on Forrester Road.

His uncle ran from the house but the nephew stayed inside.

Officers were able to coax the man out. Nobody was injured in the stand-off.

Wordlaw is charged with aggravated assault, domestic violence, and two felony drug warrants.

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