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Heavy Police Presence On Brock Street In Peterborough, Residents of Brock Towers Told To Stay Inside

PETERBOROUGH-Peterborough Police have closed Brock Street and residents of Brock Towers have been advised to stay inside their apartments.

A number of police are on the scene along with fire crews and an ambulance.

Residents say there is a distressed man on one of the balconies and police say a negotiator is on the scene. There is a police officer outside a unit on the third floor.

Just after 4pm officers were able to talk the man into coming down off of the balcony. He was taken to Peterborough Regional Health Centre for evaluation.

Peterborough Police had Brock street closed from Aylmer to George St. but the road has now reopened.


Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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