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Incident with barricaded person ends peacefully
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Incident with barricaded person ends peacefully

Posted: 2024-01-30 13:53:36 By: thebay

OPP report that an incident involving a barricaded person in Perry Township has ended peacefully. One person is being treated in hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Yesterday, the Almaguin Highlands OPP responded to an incident at a residence in Perry Township. Police say that due to the nature of the incident and the location, the road was closed in both directions to ensure public safety.

The OPP's Emergency Response Team (ERT), Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU), Canine Unit, uniform and crime unit members, and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) assisted with the investigation. 

The person voluntarily exited the residence and safely surrendered to police without incident. They were apprehended and taken to hospital for assessment.