Barricaded Police Lieutenant Surrenders

Bill Pearse
September 06, 2018 - 10:22 pm

(NEW HAVEN,Conn./WTIC Radio) -  A New Haven Police  Lieutenant who barricaded himself inside a home on Tolli Terrance in the city surrendered  to negotiators  shortly before 6 pm Thursday,who had been summoned to the scene.The Lieutenant is identified only as an 18 year department veteran currently assigned to the patrol division.He was taken to  the hospital. Family members were able to leave the house  prior to the  police response and sought refuge at a neighbors home.

A  full review of the incident is underway. Criminal charges are likely, but have not been filed.

No one was injured.