OPP OFFICERS NEGOTIATE MAN OUT OF SUICIDAL SITUATION
6/11/2018 10:30:57 AM
Elgin County OPP officers were able to save one mans life over the weekend.
Around 5:30pm on Saturday, police were called to the East Beach area of Port Burwell where they encountered a suicidal male in his vehicle. The access to the beach area was closed at Robinson Street for public safety.
Officers were able to negotiate with the man, who was later apprehended under the Mental Health Act. The man has since been admitted to hospital.
Elgin OPP say that they were able to clear the area just before 8:00pm.
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