Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Police Incident in Palo Alto Tuesday Morning

A police incident in Palo Alto Tuesday morning closed Bacon Street in the borough.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Schuylkill Haven, a call came in for an unknown number of people held against their will at knifepoint in the 500 Block of West Bacon Street, Palo Alto.

Multiple units from around Schuylkill County responded and secured the scene, all victims were later secured uninjured and two suspects were taken into custody.

The investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

Bacon Street in the borough was closed to all traffic during the incident.  The road reopened around 9:00am.

More details when they are available.