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Suspect arrested after shooting at Massillon police

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MASSILLON, OH (WOIO) -

Massillon police arrested a man after a stand off Friday morning.  

According to police, the incident began at 1 a.m. when authorities were called to a home on Geiger Road to conduct a welfare check at a family member's request.  

Police say the man inside the house opened fire when they arrived. 

Then, the suspect barricaded himself inside the house for three hours until police arrested him.

Authorities temporarily closed down Geiger Road between 6th Street Southwest and 8th Street Southwest while the police were on scene.

No injuries have been reported.

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