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Arrest made on Canada Wide Warrant of Apprehension

Police were called to the 1200 block of Lincoln Road, shortly after 12:30 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020, after receiving information on the whereabouts of a male on a Canada Wide Warrant of Apprehension.

Patrols responded and located the individual, who then barricaded himself inside. Members of the Emergency Response Team, Police Service Dog, Crisis Negotiators and Criminal Investigations were deployed to assist with the safe apprehension of the subject.

After a period of negotiations, the man, a 26-year old from Fredericton, N.B. surrendered peacefully, and officers were able to take him into custody safely, and without incident at 3:15 p.m.