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Woman barricaded in Monrovia home

September 24, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police closed off the neighborhood around 150 North Magnolia Avenue in Monrovia due to a woman who was barricaded in her house.The female suspect threatened a workers' compensation judge and three deputies on Tuesday.

Monrovia police showed up at her home on Wednesday and she was barricaded in her house.

The woman claimed was inside with her husband and that they had weapons inside.

The suspect claimed she was receiving abuse from workers' compensation personnel.

Police said they were not in a hurry to break down the door or fire tear gas. They said they would wait her out.


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