Major Jennifer Gottstine
Troop T Commander
At approximately 9:35 a.m., State Police responded to a menacing complaint involving a shotgun. Troopers located and stopped the vehicle in question near mile marker 455.1 westbound, in the town of Hanover, Chautauqua County. After a physical confrontation with Troopers, the suspect was taken into custody. Two troopers suffered minor injuries and were transported for treatment.
Several weapons and a suspicious package were located in the vehicle. The State Police Bomb Disposal Unit were called to the scene to assist with the investigation.
All westbound and eastbound lanes of I-90 between exit 57 and exit 58 are closed until the scene is clear.
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