Police report barricade situation in Olney

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SWAT operation in Olney does not yield suspect: As seen on Action News at 11 p.m., January 16, 2019

A sizeable police operation turned up empty-handed in the Olney section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.

A 911 call reported a wanted suspect was barricaded inside a home on the 100 block of East Albanus Street.

SWAT teams with armored vehicles blocked off surrounding streets.

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Police report barricade situation in Olney, as seen on Action News at 5 p.m., January 16, 2019



With guns trained on the building, officers cautiously escorted multiple people out of the residence.

Police said no one was arrested.

Officials would not say whether the suspect got away or was never inside.

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