Buckingham Police responded to the 4300 block of South View Lane for a possible suicidal person. A family member stated that the male left the home after threatening suicide. After an extensive search of the neighborhood, the male was located in his home on South View Lane. He barricaded himself in his bedroom and refused to speak with police. The male had told his family that he broke his foot earlier in the evening, and police also saw evidence that the subject may have further injuries.
The Central Bucks Special Response Team was called to the scene. After several hours of negotiation, the male surrendered to police without incident. The male suffered no injuries as a result of this standoff. He was taken to Doylestown Hospital for a mental health evaluation.
There are currently no criminal charges filed as a result of this incident.