DETROIT (WWJ) – A hostage situation in Detroit ends without incident Tuesday night.
Detroit police tell WWJ Newsradio 950, it started at a Coney Island restaurant on Gratiot at McDougall on the city’s east side.READ MORE: Whitmer Announces 90 New Manufacturing, Professional Services Jobs In Southwest Michigan
Michigan State Police Sgt. Mike Woody said they got a call of a man holding three people hostage around seven o’clock.READ MORE: Child Tax Credit: When Will You Get Your First Check?
A negotiator tried to get the suspect to surrender and a short time later, the three hostages were released.
Police said the suspect had a toy gun in his possession. He surrendered and is now in custody.MORE NEWS: ATF Agents Hold A Classroom, Simulated 'Use Of Force' Training For The Media, To Better Explain Police Policy To Public
Authorities said no one was injured.