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Officials identify suspect who was arrested following barricade situation in Cherokee County

One is in custody.

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Texas — The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect after they "peacefully" ended a barricaded scene in the Moon City area on Wednesday. 

According to Cherokee County Sheriff Brent Dickson, Mark Duran, 31, was taken into custody on the following charges:

  • Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon
  • Family violence
  • Felon in possession of a firearm.

He remains in Cherokee county jail with no bond at this time.