(Eau Claire, WI)  —  He threw a rock through a window at the Beacon House, then held authorities in a standoff lasting more than two hours while he was in the Chippewa River.  Now, 21-year-old Curtis Daniels Junior is in custody in the Eau Claire County Jail.  After breaking the window, police say Daniels ran from the scene and was followed to the river.  W-Q-O-W/T-V reports that when officers approached he reportedly walked from the riverbank while claiming to have a handgun.  The standoff took place near the Barstow Street Bridge.  Daniels finally came ashore and it was discovered he didn’t have a gun.  He’s being held on charges of disorderly conduct, theft, criminal damage, resisting arrest, and additional violations.

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