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A Tuolumne man suspected of pointing a shotgun at two people and threatening to kill them during a dispute Sunday afternoon was arrested at his home early Monday morning after a multi-hour standoff involving the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s SWAT Unit.

The Sheriff’s Office stated it received a call shortly before 5:30 p.m. Sunday regarding an argument between the man and alleged victims that got out of hand when he reportedly showed up at their house intoxicated.

A news release from the Sheriff’s Office stated the man was accused of threatening to kill both people before retrieving a shotgun from his vehicle and pointing it at them. The alleged victims were able to shelter inside their home until the man drove away, the release stated.

Sheriff’s deputies located the man at his residence on Hani Drive, but the release stated he refused to leave and made several statements threatening violence toward law enforcement.

The Sheriff’s Crisis Response Unit, consisting of crisis negotiators and SWAT, were called to assist and made several attempts at negotiating with the man over the course of an unspecified number of hours.

Eventually, the SWAT team made entry into the man’s home and took him into custody without further incident.

Ty Matthew Day, 57, of the 20000 block of Hani Drive, was booked into Tuolumne County Jail about 1 a.m. Monday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, criminal threats with intent to terrorize, and resisting arrest or making threats of violence against law enforcement, all three felonies.

Day remained in custody Monday afternoon with his bail set at $100,000, according to jail and online records through Vinelink, an online database that shows the custody status of inmates in detention facilities across the United States.

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