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Man in custody after standoff in Monroe County

An hours-long standoff ended peacefully in Monroe County.

MONROE COUNTY, Pa. — A standoff between a man and state police in Monroe County ended peacefully Wednesday morning.

It started at this home on Donalds Road in Chestnuthill Township, near Jonas, before midnight.

Troopers say Thomas Kram, 40, threatened them when they arrived to serve a felony warrant. He surrendered around 5 a.m.

Kram is charged with aggravated assault on law enforcement and numerous related charges.