Officials: Standoff ends in Nanuet

Police have been involved in an undisclosed standoff

Police have been involved in an undisclosed standoff at 14 Babcock Road since noon.

NANUET - Clarkstown police say a man has been hospitalized for evaluation following a standoff with police in Nanuet this afternoon.

Police say the standoff began at 14 Babcock Ave. at around noon.

Officials say a 20-year-old man in the home allegedly took a picture with a realistic-looking BB gun pistol and posted it on Instagram.  He allegedly said he was going to harm himself with a gun.

At 4 p.m., Clarsktown police say entered the home of the man, who was not harmed. They say he did not resist police.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: 2 men hold up Thornwood Verizon store
News 12 speaks with residents about what they 2 Westchester Talks Trump: Tax plan
Technology is making it easier to have a 3 Apps make it easier to share expenses
4 Rangers riding 3-game winning steak into 2nd round of playoffs
News 12 Long Island and Newsday take a 5 Best fast food breakfasts

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.