Cornwall ON – Reports have been confirmed that the Containment Team has been called to the East End of Cornwall (St. Felix between 3rd and 4th)) and that residents are being asked to stay indoors. We’re getting reports of a hostage situation and will update you as reports become live.
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Police are now reporting at 1:01 AM that this was not a hostage taking and that the situation has now been resolved and that residents should be allowed to return to their homes. Details will be briefed and released in the morning and we’ll update this further as news unfolds.
7:15 AM and we’re still awaiting official word from Cornwall City Police. As soon as we get an official response we’ll relay it to the public.
I spoke with police this morning and was given the official update. The Containment team was called to an incident on St. Felix. No gunshots. No victims or injuries were reported. One person was detained and released.
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