No shooter found after police swarm hospital in Westchester County

BRONXVILLE, New York (WABC) -- A massive police presence swarmed a hospital in Westchester on Sunday night after unfounded reports of a man with a shotgun.

Numerous police departments and the FBI responded just before 9 p.m. to New York-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital. Officials say there were no shots fired and no reports of anyone with a weapon.

Bronxville Police Chief Christopher Satriale reported that two patients in the same room on the sixth floor reported to the nurses' station that they saw a man with a shotgun. The nurses then locked down the hospital per protocol.



K9s and SWAT teams conducted searches inside the building but found nothing

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Tim Fleischer has more on the massive police presence.



Officials are in the process of reviewing surveillance video. No video confirmed anyone armed with a rifle, shotgun or handgun.

There is no indication that the patients reported the gunman in a malicious way.

There are no reported injuries. The patients and hospital staff are all safe.

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