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UPDATE: Charges Filed in Medford Standoff

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email
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UPDATE: Thurs 2:20 PM, Feb. 13, 2014

Criminal charges have now been filed against a 41-year-old Medford man accused of firing a gun in a home last month.

Timothy Phillips is expected to be charged with 2nd degree recklessly endangering safety, operating a firearm while intoxicated, resisting an officer and disorderly conduct during an initial appearance on March 11.

He's free on a $10,000 cash bond.

ORIGINAL STORY: Tues 4:34 PM, Jan. 28, 2014

A 41-year-old Medford man is in the Taylor County Jail after a standoff Tuesday afternoon.

According to a news release from the Taylor County Sheriff's Department, dispatch received a call around 12:45 p.m. for the report of a man with a gun.

The caller reported the man fired a shot through a window of a home located at W5336 Perkins Street.

Sheriff Bruce Daniels says the suspect, Timothy Phillips, was taken into custody following a physical confrontation.

The new release did not say what charges Phillips is facing.

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