Man in custody after armed barricade at Richmond University Medical Center, officials say

Emergency personnel responded to reports of an individual who had barricaded himself, allegedly armed, at Richmond University Medical Center, West Brighton, Sunday morning. (Staten Island Advance/Kyle Lawson) STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Richmond University Medical Center was placed on a brief lockdown Sunday morning as police responded to reports of a […]

Barricaded man at RUMC

Emergency personnel responded to reports of an individual who had barricaded himself, allegedly armed, at Richmond University Medical Center, West Brighton, Sunday morning. (Staten Island Advance/Kyle Lawson)

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Richmond University Medical Center was placed on a brief lockdown Sunday morning as police responded to reports of a man allegedly armed with a large kitchen knife, who had barricaded himself inside a trailer on the hospital’s West Brighton campus.

The incident unfolded around 10:18 a.m. inside an outdoor triage connected to the Emergency Department, which is used for overflow patients as the building undergoes renovations, said RUMC spokesman Alexander Lutz.

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