Saskatoon Police responded to a report of a barricaded person this morning.
At approximately 9:30 a.m., July 10, 2018, officers were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of Podiluk Court for a report of a disturbance with a male who may possibly be armed. Upon arrival, Police located a man in an outbuilding believed to be in possession of a firearm. To ensure public safety, residents in the area were, either evacuated or ordered to shelter in place. This order has been lifted following a peaceful resolution.
A 33 year old male was taken into custody without incident. A loaded firearm was located and seized by officers. Members from Patrol, the Canine Unit, the Crisis Negotiating Team and Tactical Support Unit, as well as Medavie Health Services, responded.