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CHAMPAIGN — Police are trying to make contact with a man who has barricaded himself inside an apartment in west Champaign.

Police were called to the 2300 block of West Springfield Avenue about 10:20 a.m. for a domestic disturbance.

Preliminary information is that the female involved was able to get out but a man has barricaded himself inside and police are outside.


Mary Schenk is a reporter covering police, courts and breaking news at The News-Gazette. Her email is, and you can follow her on Twitter (@schenk).

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