UPDATE | Police negotiators called to Niagara Falls hotel
Five men were taken into custody after an incident involving a gun at a hotel in Niagara Falls
Police were called in yesterday morning around 5:00 after two workers inside the hotel in the Ferry and Clark Street area were confronted by a man who appeared to be armed.
He was then joined by four other men.
Two of the men were quickly arrested.
Police negotiators were called in, after a third male remained inside a room.
The saga ended around 2 in the afternoon with the arrest of a fifth suspect.
Police have now charged 2 of the men with robbery and possesion of ammunition in a motor vehicle. One of those men also faces an additional 2 firearms charges.
The men were not from the Niagara Region, and both are slated to appear in court today.
The other three suspects were released without charges.
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