Step in if you dare to tour the haunted cells at the 49th Precinct

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It's time for Halloween and over at the 49th Precinct things are getting spooky.

Officers teamed up with the members of their Explorer Youth Program to put on the haunting experience. This is the first time the precinct has put on the event.

"We did it all. Every other Saturday we'd come back for a couple weeks and set it up," said youth explorer Jayden Sanchez.

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Kids of all ages stepped into the haunted cells Wednesday, and some even ran out.

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"We're putting this event together to create a safe environment where children can celebrate Halloween," said commanding officer Andrew Natiw.

The haunted cells at the 49th Precinct will be open on Halloween from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

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