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Deputies: Ocoee man threatening to harm self

Man is mentally ill, deputies say

OCOEE, Fla. – Orange County sheriff's office is investigating a standoff where a man, who they say is mentally ill, is threatening to harm himself.

The scene is unfolding on West Road in Ocoee and deputies have set up a perimeter around the scene.

Deputies said the man was drinking before he made the threats and that it hasn't been reported that he has a weapon.

No other information was immediately available.

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