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Law enforcement on alert

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LANGLADE COUNTY (WAOW) - The Langlade County Sheriff's Department says authorities are on alert for a man they say threatened to shoot officers.    

Sheriff's officials tell Newsline 9 the Department of Corrections has issued a warrant for the arrest of 54-year-old John Shomo.

Shomo was recently paroled from prison in April after serving time for a burglary conviction, according the sheriff's office.

Sheriff's officials say they do not know where he is right now but know he does have a home in Milwaukee.

Authorities say Shomo may be driving a black Oldsmobile Bravada with the license plates K1706B or 989VPU.

According to the sheriff's office, Shomo may also be in a a red Dodge Ram truck with the license plate HE2477.
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