Lake View Man Facing Charges Following Police Standoff

A Lake View man faces charges following a standoff with authorities. The Sac County Sheriff's Office says James Fertig was arrested Monday following an hour-long standoff at his home. Authorities were trying to serve Fertig warrants in connection to a separate incident Saturday. He is accused of calling a 911 center and threatening to shoot law enforcement near his property. During the standoff, Fertig refused to come out of his house, but later surrendered. Fertig faces a felony charge of terroristic threats in connection to Saturday's incident. He also faces a felony charge of being a felon in possession of firearms.

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