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Police: Man arrested in Dubuque standoff was armed

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -

The man accused of threatening to hurt himself during a two-hour-long standoff in Dubuque was armed, according to police.  36-year-old Ian Bonnette was taken into custody during the standoff near Sky Blue Drive last week.

According to court documents, he had an assault rifle and body armor, before ultimately surrendering without incident.  Several other weapons were also found inside his vehicle.

Bonnette was taken to the hospital after the incident, and was arrested after his release.  He faces charges of carrying weapons and interference with official acts.

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