SWAT, police negotiators called to stand-off in Akron overnight with armed man

AKRON, Ohio - Police and SWAT were called to Akron's Kenmore neighborhood for a stand-off situation.

According to police, a man threatened someone with a gun at a different location late Monday night then holed up inside his home on the 800 block of Silvercrest Avenue in Akron.

Eventually, police talked the man out of his house.

It took about 90 minutes of on and off negotiations with him on the phone.

No one was injured in either incident, police say.

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