By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A suspect is in custody after SWAT was called to the city’s Duquesne Heights neighborhood.READ MORE: Allegheny County Health Director Says Delta Variant Is Fueling Rising Cases, Hospitalizations
Pittsburgh Public Safety asked people to avoid the area Monday afternoon.
SWAT has responded to the 400 block of Edith Street for a male barricaded inside a home. More information to follow and please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/Ig0U4womZa
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Pittsburgh Public Safety said SWAT was called to the scene for reports of a man barricaded inside a home on the 400 block of Edith Street. Dispatchers say the call came in around 12:48 p.m. Monday.
The situation was resolved shortly after police alerted the public and a suspect was taken into custody without incident, surrendering just as SWAT arrived.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Temperatures Continue Rising On Thursday
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.