Search Over, Arrest Made

Search Over, Arrest Made

The search for an armed and dangerous man who escaped a police standoff last week is over.

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The sheriff in Jackson County says deputies arrested 74-year-old Gary Hughes yesterday afternoon in the Town of Springfield. Hughes was on the run after a standoff with authorities on Thursday night. The sheriff says he managed to escape by shooting at deputies. Hughes was originally wanted for a probation violation.

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