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Man surrenders in Schoharie County stand-off

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GALLUPVILLE, N.Y. – A man surrendered to State Police after becoming involved in a stand-off in Gallupville Wednesday night.

According to Schoharie County Sheriff Tony Desmond a man smashed the windshield of a car in the parking lot of a Dunkin' Donuts on Route 30A in Schoharie around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday. Desmond said the man assaulted a woman inside the car with his fists.

The 36-year-old then went down Route 443 to the Town of Gallupville and went inside his home near the Olde Corner Store on Route 443.

State Police were in a stand-off with the man, and negotiators were called in. Schoharie County Sheriff's deputies assisted.

State Police said the man was inside the home by himself. No other injuries were reported aside from the woman in the car. State Police said no one else was in danger.

The man surrendered around 10:20 p.m. and was taken to the State Police Cobleskill barracks. His name has not been released. Charges are pending.

Route 443 was closed from Cook Road to Cellic Road but has since reopened.

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