By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A beehive created a big buzz Tuesday in Midtown.

The hive attracted the attention of a crowd, along with the NYPD.

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Video showed thousands of bees swarming a light pole at 47th Street and Sixth Avenue.

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The NYPD said its longtime beekeeper retired Monday, but another detective took control of the situation.

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Police said the bees were safely relocated.

CBSNewYork Team