New Glasgow police apprehend man who barricaded himself in residence
New Glasgow Regional Police are asking the public to avoid the area of Kennedy Court due to a barricaded person.
HALIFAX -- Police in New Glasgow, N.S. have a man in custody after he barricaded himself in a residence early Wednesday morning.
In a tweet at 5:40 a.m. on Nov. 25, police asked the public to avoid the area of Kennedy Court due to a barricaded person. Police said they were on scene and there was no immediate threat to the surrounding residents.
Police say they safely apprehended the lone male at 6:35 a.m. without further incident.
He was apprehended for Mischief and the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act.
Police say they are continuing to investigate.