SWAT deployed in Cliffside Park for possibly armed man

By Paul Milo|pmilo@njadvancemedia.com|,

CLIFFSIDE PARK — A heavily armed police presence, including SWAT personnel, were on scene at a Palisades Avenue location where a possibly armed man had holed up, News 12 New Jersey reported Thursday night.

The man had been harassing patrons at a restaurant before fleeing to a nearby building. Authorities fear he may have a weapon, the station also reported.

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Source: NJ.com

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.