08 June 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

 

On June 8, 2021 at approximately 3:30 P.M., Troopers out of SP Collins arrived at a collision on State Route 438 near Versailles Plank Road in the town of Collins.  The operator of one of the vehicles brandished a weapon and took a hostage.  Multiple Law Enforcement agencies established a perimeter.  State Route 438 will be closed until further notice.  Hostage negotiators are on scene.

At approximately 6:25 P.M., the hostage was released in good health. Incident still ongoing.

**At approximately 7:14 P.M., the suspect was taken into custody without incident. 

This is an ongoing incident and information will be limited.

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