UPDATED: Female Barricades Herself on West Street in Union City With 3 Small Children & 4 Adults


Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has released new information first reported by Hudson TV this morning with regard to Union City Police activity at 1901 West Street.

Shortly past 1:30 this afternoon, Prosecutor Suarez tweeted that the Union City Police Department and the Hudson County Regional SWAT Team responded to that address early this morning for a disturbance and a barricaded subject with three small children and four adults in an apartment.

The address is the former Monastery location, which now contains apartment units.

Suarez added that the County’s crisis negotiators and SWAT team members spent approximately 4 hours negotiating with a female, who peacefully surrendered at approximately 11:30 am and was taken into custody.

More details will be provided as they become available.


  1. These cops don’t know how to work! They took everybody out of their apartments for no reason. There were old people who have disabilities standing in the rain ☔️

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