YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — The Mahoning Valley Crisis Response Team was called to the single-digit block of Bissell Avenue on the North Side.
Police said they were called there because a man was threatening someone.
They went there around 8 p.m. Shortly after, a SWAT team surrounded the home and asked for a man to come out.
A woman was escorted out of a house by CRT members on Bissell Avenue as a baby was crying. A woman was heard telling a child to get inside.
Police had Bissell Avenue blocked off at Zents Avenue and Kensington. An armored vehicle was on the scene.
Police could also be heard telling people on Bissell to get back in their houses.
Around 10:35 p.m., police entered the home, but police said the person they were looking for wasn’t there. They expect charges will be filed Monday.
No one was hurt during the incident.
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This is the second time the CRT team has been called out. They were dispatched earlier this week to an Austintown apartment complex for a stand-off that lasted over 19 hours.
Jerica Rogers contributed to this report.