Standoff Ends in Merced, Two Suspects in Custody

Merced, Calif. This all started around 3:00 Wednesday afternoon with a report of gunfire. An officer went to a nearby home and detained one man who denied firing any weapons.

A swat team surrounded the home, and hours later ... they caught a second suspect trying escape out the back door.

The standoff led to a lockdown of nearby Charles Wright Elementary School.

When officers finally entered the home, they found a shotgun. The two men are now being questioned.

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