Arrest made in Thomas Street standoff

Arrest Made In Thomas St. Standoff

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Buffalo Police said Thursday they had made an arrest in connection to a standoff Wednesday night on Thomas Street. 

Officers responded at about 8:15 p.m. to a report of a man making threats to blow up his house. 

Buffalo SWAT and the Crisis Management Team were called to the scene. 

At about 11:30 p.m., the man surrendered without a major incident. He was taken to the Erie County Medical Center to be evaluated. He is charged with falsely reporting and incident. Police say he is 35, but they are not releasing his name. 


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