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Armed Man Outside United Nations In Hours-Long Standoff With Police

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

The United Nations building was on lockdown Thursday between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m.
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Man with gun prompts police response outside United Nations in Manhattan: NYPD

Man with gun prompts police response outside United Nations in Manhattan: NYPD

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

MANHATTAN - A man armed with a gun seen pacing outside the United Nations Thursday has promoted a large police response and caused massive traffic delays in Midtown.
Police vehicles and officers were seen near East 42nd Street and First Avenue, outside the UN. The livestream at the top of this story shows the response.
The situation was first reported around 11 a.m.
As of 12:20 p.m., the man was still in a standoff with police as he held the gun to his chest and pointed the barrel up toward his head.
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