By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A SWAT situation that developed overnight in Pittsburgh’s Perry North situation ended without incident.READ MORE: World Of Wheels Auto Show Returns To David L. Lawrence Convention Center
According to Pittsburgh Public Safety officials, Pittsburgh Police officers responded to a home along Perrysville Avenue in the Perry North neighborhood of the city around 12:15 a.m. for reports of a man in crisis.
The man began to barricade himself in the home, and SWAT officers responded to the scene due to threats the man had made.READ MORE: West Virginia Lawmakers Approve Needle Exchange Regulations
Perrysville Avenue was closed between Riverview Avenue and Richey Avenue.
Just before 2:00 a.m., negotiators were able to encourage the man to surrender without incident.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Firefighters, Hilltop Pharmacy Hold COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic For Second Dose Distribution
The roadway reopened shortly after the man surrendered.