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Moberly police arrest man after standoff

A man is being held in the Randolph County Justice Center after a standoff with authorities.

According to a news release, the Moberly Police Department received a tip Saturday that indicated the location of Daniel Johnston, who was wanted on a felony warrant for domestic assault.

Police responded to the tip just after 9 p.m. Saturday in the 1700 block of S Morley St.

According to authorities, when they got to the scene, Johnston quickly opened and shut the door of his apartment. Police then attempted to make contact but were unsuccessful.

Johnston surrendered when law enforcement went into the apartment.

Johnston faces a $10,000 cash-only bond. He has not yet been formally charged.

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Ben Fein


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