Man with beer and gun in Bronx standoff with police

An armed man was taken into custody after a standoff outside the 45th precinct in the Throgs Neck section of the Bronx.

Officials say a man who seemed to be experiencing a personal crisis parked his SUV outside of the stationhouse on Barkley Ave. just after 7 a.m.

They say he stood up through the roof of the vehicle holding what appeared to be a beer and a gun and refused to put them down.

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The NYPD says the gun went off and hit a van but they say the man seem startled that the gun had fired.

Officer managed to take him into custody without any further incident.

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EMS took him to Jacobi Hospital for treatment.

No other details were immediately available.