One male in custody following police emergency


LEWISTON, N.Y. (WIVB) – Lewiston police asked residents to avoid the area of James Drive Saturday afternoon due to a police emergency.

According to Lewiston Police, mental health threats were made from a male in his residence in the 1000 block of James Dr.

The male subject was taken into police custody a little after 3 p.m.

The Lewiston Police Department, Niagara County Sheriff’s Office and NYS police worked together to reach a resolution. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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