• SWAT situation in Allentown ends peacefully


    ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A SWAT situation in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood ended peacefully after about three hours Monday night.

    Authorities said police were called to a home on Arlington Avenue just before 9 p.m. to check on a person’s mental status.

    When the person refused to come out, SWAT team members were called in, police said.

    The ordeal ended about three hours later and no injuries were reported.

    Police haven’t said if any charges were filed.

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