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West Chazy man hospitalized following police standoff

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WEST CHAZY, N.Y. -

A West Chazy, New York man was taken into police custody Monday following a 10-hour standoff with authorities.

Police say Anthony J. Panetti, 54, called police Sunday reporting he had killed his wife and was threatening suicide. New York State Police responded to Panetti's Academy Street home with a negotiation teams and other special units.
    
After a nearly 10-hour stand-off, police say he voluntarily came out of his home Monday morning. He was transported to Champlain Valley Physician's Hospital for an evaluation.  Police say his wife was actually in good health and was not inside the home.

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