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SWAT situation ends peacefully in Buffalo

Posted July 20

— A SWAT situation on Buffalo's east side ended with a man surrendering to police.

7 Eyewitness News was there when the man came out, and police went in to clear the house on Thomas Street near Howard.

People living in the area were evacuated from their homes while the man was inside making threats. His name has not been released.

Police tell 7 Eyewitness News the man involved in the standoff was taken to ECMC for evaluation. Police have not said if he will face charges.

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