Domestic situations prompts two-hour standoff

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A domestic situation between a boyfriend and girlfriend resulted in a two-hour standoff Monday afternoon on Lisbon Avenue in Buffalo.

Police were called to the scene around 1 p.m. and had concerns Ronald Daniels may have a gun. SWAT and Hostage Management were called to Lisbon Avenue, and after two hours, the 26-year-old left the upper apartment and surrendered.

Officers recovered a weapon at the scene and say Daniels struck his girlfriend at some point. He is charged with criminal possession of a weapon, unlawful imprisonment and second degree assault.

Authorities say during the standoff situation the woman was out of the apartment.

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