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Embrun man arrested after second stand-off in one week

A 33-year-old man is under arrest after barricading himself inside his Embrun home.

OPP say they were called to 35 Marcel Street in Embrun around 2:06 Saturday afternoon. A man had barricaded himself inside and was threatening to kill himself with a gun.

Police say it's the second such incident at that address in one week.

Police were able to talk the man down after an hour, and he surrendered.

Pascal Dupuis is charged with Criminal Harassment. Police say further charges may be laid.

No gun has yet been found.

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