Police arrest Robert DeYoung, 59, in Little Falls hostage call

Police say they have made an arrest after

Police say they have made an arrest after a hoax call prompted a large police response to a Little Falls church Thursday morning. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

Police say they have made an arrest after a hoax call prompted a large police response to a Little Falls church Thursday morning.

Robert DeYoung, 59, of Paterson, was taken into custody and charged with creating a false public alarm.

Police dispatchers received a call just after 7 a.m. from an unidentified male claiming the reverend at the Second Reformed Church was being held at gunpoint.

Several...

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