North Buffalo Standoff Ends Peacefully

6:11 PM, Feb 21, 2013   |    comments
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BUFFALO, NY-- A standoff in a busy North Buffalo neighborhood ended without incident Thursday afternoon.

The  Buffalo Police SWAT team was called out shortly before 1PM to the 400 block of Hinman Avenue.

Buffalo Police spokesperson Michael DeGeorge tells 2 On Your Side a man in his 50s barricaded himself inside a home and was acting suicidal in an upper apartment.

The male suspect, who is in his 50's,  surrendered peacefully shortly before 2:30pm and was taken to the VA Hospital for evaluation. No charges have been filed at this time.

 

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