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The Genesee County Sheriff's Office reports that the situation in Stafford that led to a search and closure of a portion of Route 33 has been resolved.

One person is in custody and the investigation is continuing, the Sheriff's Office said in a statement.

Additional information is expected to be released later today.

The incident began under 6:15 p.m. Sunday night near Mill Road when a traffic stop was conducted.

A suspect reportedly shot at police, according to WGRZ-TV, channel 2 in Buffalo, and fled the scene on foot. Law enforcement agencies then began a search.

Route 33 was closed tonight between Prole Road and Caswell Road.

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office advised resident to lock their doors and report any suspicious activity immediately by calling 911.

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