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Barricade Subject Aug 12, 2013

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For Immediate Release

August 12, 2013

Barricaded Subject

 

Date:                           Sunday, August 11, 2013

 

Time:                          11:15 p.m.

 

Location:                    1900 Block Bayview Drive

 

Subject:                       Adult Male 27

                                   

Details:                       Fort Wayne Police were called to the 1900 block of Bayview Drive in reference to a suicidal subject at approximately 11:15 p.m. Sunday night.

 

On arrival officers made contact with the subject who refused to exit his apartment. After several attempts failed a decision was made to deploy the department’s Crisis Intervention Team as well as our Emergency Services Team.

 

Once on scene officers with the Crisis Intervention Team made phone contact with the subject and at approximately 2:20 a.m. were successful at ending the standoff. The subject exited his apartment and surrendered to members of the Emergency Services Team. He was transported to a local hospital where he will undergo a psychological evaluation.

 

Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department


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