EAST AURORA, NY-- A standoff in East Aurora has ended peacefully.
The incident happened in an apartment on Olean Road.
New York State Police and the Erie County Sheriff's say they received a 911 call from a woman who stated a man in the apartment had barricaded himself in a room with a rifle. The woman was able to leave the apartment safely with a four-year-old child.
They say the man, identified as Jonathan M. Hint, 32, was threatening suicide following a dispute with his girlfriend.
Police were able to get in contact with Hint, who surrendered peacefully.
Hint is charged with petit larceny, criminal mischief and endangering the welfare of a child.
He is being held for arraignment and a psychiatric evaluation.