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PD: Man dead after standoff with police in Branford

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A man has died after a standoff with police at a Branford apartment. 

Police have not said how the man has died at this point. 

At about 11 a.m. Thursday morning, police responded to an apartment off of Main Street near the Branford Town green. 

According to police, they went to a home to follow up with a domestic situation that happened at the apartment within the last 24 hours. 

A 41-year-old male has barricaded himself inside the third floor apartment. Police have tried to make contact with him, but he is not responding to police. 

Family has told police that they are not sure whether or not he is armed. Police have called in the SWAT team and they are trying to make contact with him via a bullhorn. 

Police have said there is no danger to anyone in the immediate area. Police has evacuated some people in the area. 

We have a crew on the scene and will bring you an update as soon as it becomes available. 

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