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SERT situation in Bedford County ends peacefully
Man in hosptial and facing charges
By: WJAC Web Staff
LONDONDERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- State police took a gunman into custody Friday night after he was barricaded inside his Bedford County home since 9:30 Friday morning.
It happened on Cooks Mill Road in Londonderry Township.
Authorities surrounded the house and contacted the man inside over the phone, telling him to surrender, but then heard a shot.
After chemical agents couldn't get him out, tactical vehicles were used and a team got in the house and arrested the man.
He was taken to a hosptial.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the situation.
The man's name isn't yet being released but he is facing charges.
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