Port Burwell, ON - On June 9, 2018 at approximately 5:30 p.m. the Elgin County Ontario
Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a call for service in the area of East Beach
in Port Burwell Ontario.
At this time people were cleared from the beach as police were dealing with a suicidal
male in his vehicle. The access to the beach area was closed at Robinson Street
for public safety.
Police were able to negotiate with the male, who was later apprehended under the
Mental Health Act. No one was injured in the course of this call and the male was
admitted to hospital.
There is no longer a public safety concern and police left the area at approximately
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