Incident involving RCMP in Clarenville safely resolved
Police asked residents to avoid the Huntley Drive area Sunday morning
The RCMP have confirmed that an incident on Huntley Drive in Clarenville, N.L., that began Sunday morning has now been safely resolved.
Members of the RCMP and the Clarenville Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene, and shortly after 12:30 p.m., police tweeted to ask residents in the immediate area to remain inside and for the public to avoid the area until further notice.
⚠️🚨⚠️Public Advisory: RCMP officers are responding to an incident in the Huntley Drive area of Clarenville. Residents in the immediate area are asked to remain inside for the timebeing and others to avoid the area until further notice. ⚠️🚨⚠️—@RCMPNL
One resident also reported seeing an ambulance in the area at the time.
In a statement shortly before 9:30 p.m.Sunday, the RCMP said the situation had been resolved and residents could begin normal activities.
Police also thanked the public for its co-operation.