Police evacuate street over firearm incident
|01/07/2018||Posted by admin under 南京夜网||
At about9.30am this morning, police were alerted to a 35-year-old male in a residence in Cedar St, Newnham holding a woman and twochildren under threat.
Police attended and were unable to negotiate entry to the residence and they believedfirearms were involved.
Specialist police resources were called in to assist with negotiations and containment of the residence.
At 12.20pm the woman and children safely exited the property.
Negotiations are continuing with the man who remains in the residence alone.
A number of nearby residences have been evacuated as a precaution andpolice have full control of the incident site.
EARLIER:POLICE are currently attending an incident where a man is in a house with a firearm.
The man’s partner and two children are also at the Newnham property.
Police said the woman and children are safe and not believed to be in immediate danger.
Police have closed Cedar Street and evacuated residents from nearby houses as a precaution.
More details to come.
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