Standoff in Mahopac Ends Peacefully After 7 Hours

But Police Deluged by Calls & Messages Spurred by Social Media, Leaving Ordinary Citizens Unable to Reach Local Authorities

A Mahopac man described by police as being emotionally unstable and suffering from PTSD kept heavily armed police at bay Saturday for more than seven hours barricaded inside his residence adjacent to the Lakeview Elementary School.
While the incident...

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