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Standoff situation continues in Camilla

Police and GSP respond to hostage situation (Source: WALB) Police and GSP respond to hostage situation (Source: WALB)
CAMILLA, GA (WALB) -

More information is available on a standoff in Camilla.

Camilla Police and the Georgia State Patrol have the 200 block of South Scott Street shut down.

A man refused to come out of his home, armed with a gun.

A woman and her nine year old daughter left the home. They came back early Friday afternoon to pick up clothes.

The man then pulled a gun on the woman.

The girl managed to escape, but heard gunshots.

It is confirmed that the man does have a gun and won't come out.

Authorities are working to negotiate the situation.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

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