Man dead after standoff with Alabama deputies

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LEE COUNTY, Ala. (WRBL) – A Saturday morning standoff involving Lee County Deputies and an armed man ended in a shooting, with the 20-year-old man dead.

 Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones is holding a news conference at 1 PM central time to provide more details. 

Investigators say the incident began around 1 AM at the intersection of Lee Road 240 and 206 when motorists spotted a man holding a shotgun near Moffits Mill in Salem and called 911. 

Sheriff Jones is expected to release more information as to what transpired at the Saturday news conference. 

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