Town of Chenango Man Surrenders After Barricading Self in Home
State police sealed off a town of Chenango neighborhood after a man barricaded himself inside his residence.
Authorities say troopers went to the home on Savitch Road around 11:50 a.m. Wednesday. They were following up after a reported domestic incident Tuesday.
Police had tried to make contact with the man because of some concern caused by comments he made.
A mobile crisis unit was called when the man would not leave the residence. The unit assisted troopers at the scene.
A nearby resident said police closed Savitch Road past Councilman Road. Several state police vehicles responded to the incident.
The man, whose name was not released, surrendered without incident around 1:30 p.m. He was transported to a crisis center for evaluation. No charges were expected to be filed.
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