Man barricades himself in room at downtown DoubleTree - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Man barricades himself in room at downtown DoubleTree

Police say a man barricaded himself inside a room at the DoubleTree downtown. (Source: WOIO) Police say a man barricaded himself inside a room at the DoubleTree downtown. (Source: WOIO)
Cleveland Police say a man with a gun barricaded himself in a hotel room downtown. Several units responded to the DoubleTree Tuesday night.

Police spoke with family members, who said the man has been in crisis intervention previously.

After more than an hour, police were able to gain access to the 11th floor room and get him to safety without incident. 

Rooms directly above and below, along with other rooms on the floor, were evacuated. 

Police are unsure what caused the incident.

Stay with 19 Action News for more on this developing story.

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