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UPDATE: Man barricades himself in Otter Tail County

A standoff near the town of Ottertail on Friday turned out to be a non-life-threatening incident, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff”s Office.

On Friday, July 18, at approximately 8:58 p.m., deputies were dispatched to a location near Long Lake, north of Otter Tail Lake. A caller said her husband was in their garage and had locked the door. He kept guns in the garage.

Deputies temporarily set a perimeter around the residence and blocked roadways.

It was later determined that the male had not made any threats to harm himself or anyone else and had not committed any crime. No further action was taken.