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Suicidal man taken into custody in Manchester

August 23. 2018 10:53PM

MANCHESTER — Police responded to a report of a man with a firearm threatening suicide Thursday just after 9 p.m.

“The patrol officers utilized the BearCat and after a brief standoff made contact with the male, who was taken into protective custody without incident,” police said in a news release.

Police said officers were called to the area of Hayes and Massabesic streets.
No one was injured.

The man was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation, police said.

Public Safety Mental Health Manchester

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