Sheriff's deputies storm home after standoff in Madison County

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MADISON COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Madison County Sheriff's Office says there is an ongoing standoff near Rochelle.

According to a post on the sheriff's office's Facebook page, deputies responded to a shots fired report on the 100 block of Shifflett's Corner Lane.

Officials attempted to negotiate with a suspect in the residence, and they ended up entering the home around 3:20 p.m.

The person was taken into custody and rescue crews are on the scene.

There is no threat to the community, and the road is expected to reopen shortly.

At this time, no further information is available.



 
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