PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A threatening phone call prompted a lockdown at a local hospital.

Jefferson Regional Hospital said a man – reportedly from West Mifflin – called Monday night threatening to kill his wife and then come to the hospital to turn himself in.

The hospital alerted police, then reinforced security at its emergency room entrance.

The hospital was put on lockdown briefly and is now back to normal.

More Local News
More Police News

More From CBS Pittsburgh

Get The All New CBS Local App
KDKA Weather App

Watch & Listen LIVE