A man was taken to an area hospital for treatment after the situation ended peacefully.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A SWAT situation ended peacefully on the North Side on Monday afternoon.

Police say a man locked himself inside a house on Fairlee Street and threatened anyone who came near it.

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Ian Smith/NewsChopper2)

SWAT officers were called as a precaution.

Police say negotiators convinced the man to allow officers inside.

The man was taken to the hospital for treatment.