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      Incident with police in Wolcott posed no danger to the public, police say

      A portion of the Village of Wolcott was blocked off as police negotiated with an unknown individual Tuesday afternoon.

      State Police say a distraught person called 911 wanting to kill himself. The man was taken into custody and will be given a mental health evaluation.

      Police say the situation was over within minutes.

      Wolcott is a small village in Wayne County, approximately midway between Syracuse and Rochester.

      Police say the incident was not a "standoff," and no weapons were involved. There was no danger to the public.

      The man??s name is not being released.