Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Zone 1 Officers responded to a report of a suicidal male, possibly armed, barricaded in a home on the 400 block of North Avenue around 7 p.m.
SWAT responded, and members of the Bureau’s Tactical Negotiations Team made contact with the male.
The male exited the home peacefully and was taken into custody without incident or injury around 8:20 p.m. He was taken to Western Psych for a full evaluation.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.