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Oct 28, 2015 11:25 AM

Laconia Police identify suspect wanted in Tuesday's standoff


LACONIA – Laconia Police have activated an arrest warrant for Robert Audette, who is believed to have threatened a man Tuesday, causing a four-hour standoff.

READ: No Arrests made in Tuesday's standoff; police search for 'John Doe'

Laconia Police and the SWAT team responded to Jewett Street around 1 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a man threatening another man with a shot gun.

Audette is wanted for felony criminal threatening.

READ: Laconia police presence closes streets

When police entered the Jewett Street apartment, Audette was gone but his shot gun and ammunition were left behind.

The incident closed down streets and put a nearby elementary school on lockdown.

If you know the whereabouts of Audette please contact the Laconia Police or 911.

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