PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A SWAT situation at a downtown Pittsburgh hotel ended peacefully Sunday afternoon.READ MORE: West Virginia Officials Welcome Idea Of Adding Maryland Counties
Police were called to the Drury Plaza Hotel on Grant Street around noon.
Large @PghPolice presence including members of the #swat team at the Drury Plaza Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh. Initial reports are that a person has barricaded themselves inside a room.@KDKA pic.twitter.com/tgktDJutpc
— Chris Kunicki (@K00nix_Photog) November 25, 2018
According to reports, a man locked himself inside a room and refused to come out.READ MORE: Police Arrest Suspect Who Took Off For Mother's Residence In Elizabeth Township
A SWAT commander said the man was having mental health issues.
The man eventually surrendered peacefully and was taken to a local hospital for evaluation.MORE NEWS: At Least 7 Tornadoes Tear Through Western Pennsylvania
No charges will be filed.