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UPDATE: Iowa City standoff ends peacefully

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IOWA CITY (AP) -

A man is in the hospital after a standoff with police in Iowa City.

Police were called around 8:00 p.m. Thursday night to the 1700 block of Prairie Du Chien Road. They were told a man was threatening to burn down his neighbor's trailer and went into his trailer to get a gun..

Authorities said they tried to talk to him through a loud speaker, but that it didn't work. Eventually, crisis negotiators were able to convince him to come out. 

No one was hurt in the incident. 

The man is in the hospital for a mental health evaluation. 

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