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Police Standoff In Bobcaygeon Ends With A Man Taken Away In Cuffs

KAWARTHA LAKES-An almost five-hour police standoff on Main Street in Bobcaygeon ended with a man being taken away in handcuffs.

Police were called to 129 Main Street at approximately 1:45 this afternoon. The Emergency Response Team was later called in. Heavily armed officers on the scene told Kawartha 411 there was a man barricaded in a unit with a gun. Main Street was closed from Duke Street to Prince Street. Residents in the areas were evacuated.

At approximately 6:30 a loud bang could be heard and a man was later brought out in handcuffs. He appeared uninjured.

Police have not released any details at this time.

Watch the moment the suspect is brought out in the video below.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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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