Male in Custody after Downtown Incident


The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service would like to advise the public that Queen Street East and Wellington Street East are now open to traffic.

Just after 6:00 p.m. today officers became involved with a call for service at 864 Queen Street East regarding a male with a firearm.

Officers with Investigation Services, The Emergency Services Unit and The Patrol Services Division of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service contained the area and restricted access for the safety of the public.

At 8:52 p.m. a lone male was taken into custody. The investigation is continuing and further information will be released when it becomes available.