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Potential Hostage Crisis Resolved

Potential Hostage Crisis Resolved

Batavia, N.Y. - Batavia Police were called to the scene of a potential hostage situation in the city of Batavia  on Highland Park Road near Pringle Avenue.

Upon arriving to the scene the officer was made aware of the potential hostage threat and called on state troopers and the Genesee County sheriff’s to assist.

The three police organization surrounded the residency and a short time later the occupants of the house were taken into custody for questioning.

Batavia Police Chief Shawn Heubusch says the investigation is still ongoing and that they have not made any official arrests.

Nobody was hurt in the brief standoff.

 

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