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Updated at 7:26 p.m.

Shiffletts Corner Lane in Madison County was closed for about an hour Wednesday afternoon after authorities received a report of gunshots being fired.

At 2:30 p.m., the Madison County Sheriff’s Office posted on its Facebook page that officials were negotiating with a subject who was in his residence in the 100 block of Shiffletts Corner Lane.

There was no threat to the community, authorities said, but the lane was closed for roughly an hour as they handled the issue.

At 3:21 p.m., the office posted that law enforcement personnel were able to enter the residence and detain the person. The road was opened shortly after.

Further information was not available Wednesday.

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