Miles Ave. standoff ends with no suspect found - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Miles Ave. standoff ends with no suspect found

Source: Cleveland Boxing Club Source: Cleveland Boxing Club

After eight hours, the standoff  on East 114th Street near Miles Avenue is over.

Cleveland Police say that the incident came to a close at 8:42 p.m. and after searching the multilevel apartment building, the suspect was not located.

The standoff began at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Police say a man barricaded himself inside an apartment building.

It was never confirmed if he had a weapon.  Authorities spent hours at the building, taking extra precaution as they negotiated with the man.

The incident is under investigation.

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