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Shelter in place for Silver Creek lifted

SWAT team had surrounded a home on Elm Street
Posted at 1:01 PM, Jul 02, 2020

SILVER CREEK, N.Y. (WKBW) — A shelter in place order issued this afternoon for the Village of Silver Creek has now been lifted.

A SWAT team had surrounded 15 Elm Street, where a man wanted by authorities in Florida was believed to be inside. The suspect was wanted for aggravated assault without a weapon with the intent to kill, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office.

The suspect is now in custody and the situation ended without incident.