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Man killed in standoff with police in Pasco

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PASCO, Wash. (AP) - The man killed in a standoff with police in Pasco lived at the home where he died Wednesday night.

He was identified by the Franklin County coroner as 49-year-old Richard R. Howard.

The incident began with the man firing shot about 7 p.m. outside the home. He went inside when officers arrived and refused to come out.

Capt. Jim Raymond says the man stepped out of the house about 10:30 p.m. waving a gun in a threatening manner and police fired.

KONA reports ( ) Benton County authorities are investigating.

Information from: KONA-AM,

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