BPD SWAT team responds to Saranac Ave. after man makes threats

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- Buffalo Police SWAT team was called to a home on the 100 block of Saranac Ave. around 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. Police say a man was making threats inside an upper apartment.

Buffalo Police blocked off the road, preventing some people from getting to their homes.

Our News 4 crew saw the Crisis Management Team and a Hostage Negotiator on scene.

Police say the individual surrendered without incident after two hours of negotiations and was taken to ECMC for evaluation.

 

 

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