COAL TOWNSHIP — A West Walnut Street man who allegedly threatened to shoot everyone outside his home was taken into custody Sunday afternoon following an hour-long standoff.

Officers from multiple police departments converged on 1118 W. Walnut St. shortly after 1 p.m. Sunday. Officers positioned themselves at the front and rear of the home, which is located roughly in the middle of the block.

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