The Erie County Sheriff's Office closed down a portion of Goodrich Road near Greiner Road in Clarence Sunday to talk to a despondent man.
A spokesperson said the man was holed up in his home alone and stressed that it was not a standoff.
Authorities tweeted out the incident late Sunday night saying:
. @ECSONY1 Deps r responding to individual threatening self harm taking all precautions for public & police safety
— ECSONY (@ECSONY1) April 11, 2016
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz tweeted later saying the situation was resolved.
It has been reported to me the situation in Clarence has been safely resolved. Great job by @ECSONY1 to peaceably resolve the matter.
— Mark Poloncarz (@markpoloncarz) April 11, 2016
Deputies say they were able to convince the man to leave his home, bringing about a peaceful resolution.
He is not facing any charges.