Suspect in custody after Rochester police surround home

November 16, 2017 04:02 PM

Update: Police released the name of the suspect taken into custody. Jesse James Pritchett III, 30 of Rochester was arrested on the warrant charges of criminal obstruction of breathing and harassment. He was also charged with menacing a police officer after Thursday's incident.

Original Story: A man is in custody following a large police investigation on Rochester’s northwest side Thursday morning.

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Police say they were trying to make a warrant arrest at a home on Jones Avenue around 3:45 Thursday morning. Officers thought they saw the suspect with a gun.

The suspect was taken into custody around 7:30 Thursday morning.


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