Hostage situation ends in Glen Lyon

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GLEN LYON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — UPDATE: Officials say the hostage situation ended around 12:30 Thursday morning. Details are forthcoming.

Original Story: State police are on the scene of a hostage situation that’s about five hours long and counting in a Luzerne County neighborhood.

Police are on the scene in Glen Lyon where a man is holed up inside a house. The call came Wednesday night shortly after 6 p.m. where a man has locked himself and an unknown number of others inside a home.

The standoff followed an earlier domestic situation between a man and a woman. Main Street between Market and Coal Streets is closed as police try to negotiate with the man inside the home.

Eyewitness News will have updates as we can confirm.

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