Odebolt man charged after standoff

The Sac County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday charged Odebolt resident Justin Allen Pope with first-degree harassment following a four-hour standoff with authorities in Wall Lake Sunday.

Pope, 32, allegedly had made homicidal and suicidal threats both before and during the standoff with authorities.

Pope made an initial appearance in Sac County Magistrate Court in Sac City on Tuesday morning. He is being held in the Sac County Jail without bond.

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