A gunman holds three bank employees hostage in St. Joseph, Louisiana. Several hours after the standoff began, Anderson spoke with Colonel Michael Edmonson, the head of the Louisiana State Police. He confirmed the suspect lives in the area and discussed what he is telling the families of those being held inside.
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