A standoff involving police and a suspect resulted in several explosions and a significant fireplace at an apartment intricate in Pennsylvania on Thursday. 

A code enforcement officer with the Decreased Providence Police was conducting a “abide by-up inspection” at the Eaglestream Residences in Eagleville all over 1 p.m. When the suspect brandished a weapon, the officer retreated and quickly asked for backup. 

Added officers arrived at the scene and engaged him ahead of he retreated into his dwelling. 

Firefighters fight a three-alarm fire that broke out after a number of explosions at a Pennsylvania apartment complex. 

Firefighters combat a 3-alarm hearth that broke out immediately after a amount of explosions at a Pennsylvania apartment sophisticated. 

Police heard a variety of explosions, which led to a few residences burning and an energetic firefight that lasted hrs and arrived at the level of a three-alarm fire, according to reports.


Montgomery County officials issued a shelter in area advisement, which lasted for about 2 several hours. Learners at community faculty facilities have been placed underneath a lockout, Patch noted

Law enforcement had been ready to evacuate citizens in the surrounding properties and build a perimeter. A single man or woman sustained small accidents, FOX 29 noted

Video clip showed SWAT officers apprehending a suspect, but police reported for the duration of press convention that a suspect experienced not but been taken into custody. 

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Reduce Providence Township Police did not return Fox News’ ask for for remark.