Barricaded person call results in charges

Police News

September 7, 2023

Fredericton - (N.B.) - On August 31, 2023, the Fredericton Police Force responded to a call on the city’s northside for an individual who was armed and barricaded.  A police operation was initiated around 8:05 a.m. and, after six hours, the individual was arrested without incident.  
On Friday, September 1, Andrew Jim Roberts, age 39 of Fredericton, appeared in Provincial Court on charges of uttering threats, assault and several weapons related offences.  He was remanded until his next scheduled court appearance on Monday, September 18, 2023. 
If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Fredericton Police Force at 506-460-2300, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 to remain anonymous.
The Fredericton Police would like to thank the public for their cooperation during the operation.
FPF File# 23-21613


Media contact: 

Megan Barker
Public Information Office
Fredericton Police Force