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Dispatch: Mazomanie tactical situation ends with person in custody

Reverse 911 call had asked residents to stay in homes

MAZOMANIE, Wis. - Law enforcement asked Mazomanie residents to avoid the area on the west side of the village Saturday afternoon due to a "tactical situation."

Some Dane County residents received an automated 911 call at about 1:45 p.m. advising people to stay in their homes.

Dane County dispatch confirmed police were responding to a report of a person threatening suicide in the area of Westwynd Court at about 1:20 p.m.

Deputies were surrounding a residence, dispatch said.

In the automated call, residents were asked to stay in their homes. Dispatch could not confirm if the subject had a weapon.

Dispatch confirmed a person was in custody and the situation ended at 2:09 p.m.

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