Barricaded Person - 100 Block Podiluk Ct.

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.

(Occurrence Number: 18-71591)