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Modesto police were involved in a standoff with a man suffering from a mental health crisis

MODESTO – An hours-long manslaughter involving a man suffering from a mental health crisis ended in his arrest with minor injuries.

Modesto police arrived at a home on East Orangeburg Avenue near Century Center yesterday afternoon in response to a man suffering from a mental health crisis who threatened to set fire to a propane tank.

After hours of negotiations, he was arrested with scratches, according to the Modesto Watch commander.

Police say no one was in the home at the time of the incident, and no confirmation of charges has been given.

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