ELLIOTT (KDKA) — SWAT was on the scene along Chartiers Street in the Elliott neighborhood to assist with a warrant suspect.
The Pittsburgh Police announced Monday that members of the Fugitive Task Force attempted to serve an arrest warrant in the 1200 block of Chartiers Avenue.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Recommending Masks Inside
When the task force tried to make contact with the male suspect, he refused to come out of a residence and barricaded himself in, police said.
SWAT was then called to assist.
The man surrendered peacefully after 1:30 p.m. and was taken into custody without incident.READ MORE: 2 North Side Restaurants To Require Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination
Pittsburgh Langley School was on lockdown when the incident occurred.
The lockdown has since been lifted.
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