UPDATE 1-GM shuts down plant in Ohio due to lack of parts

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(Adds details, background) DETROIT, June 23 (Reuters) - General Motors Corp. has temporarily halted production at its Lordstown, Ohio assembly plant because of a parts shortage, a spokesman for the automaker said on Friday. GM sent the day shift at the plant home at about noon and plans to send the afternoon shift home after just a few hours of work as well, said GM spokesman Tom Wickham. GM plans to bring parts in over the weekend on chartered aircraft and resume production on Sunday ...

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