Standoff ends as barricaded man inside Beatty Street home taken into custody
Police are dealing with a man who has barricaded himself within a residence, police tweeted Tuesday morning. (Molly Frommer/CTV News)
SUDBURY -- The man, who was in possession of a weapon, is now in custody, police tweeted late Tuesday morning.
"Investigation is ongoing," the tweet said. "Thank you to the public for their patience in this matter."
Update No. 2
Police are dealing with a man who has barricaded himself within a residence, police tweeted Tuesday morning.
"Patrol officers and tactical officers on scene," the tweet said. "Motorists asked to avoid area. Residents of Beatty Street please remain indoors."
Update No. 1
Police are asking residents in the Beatty Street area to remain inside their homes as they deal with an unspecified incident.
"Update to follow," police tweeted Tuesday morning.
Few details are available at this hour, but Greater Sudbury Police are on Beatty Street dealing with an incident.
The public is asked to avoid the Donavan-area street while police deal with the matter.
This story will be updated as more information comes available.