Police end standoff

The Daily Press
Local News - Friday, May 27, 2005 @ 07:00

A man who kept police at bay for more than 18 hours was finally removed from his home at 5 a.m. Thursday morning.

Marcel Turgeon, 53, allegedly threatened to kill police officers and barricaded himself inside his residence after Ontario Provincial Police officers from the Iroquois Falls detachment went to his home Wednesday morning to assist Canadian Court Process Servers.Members of the Tactics and Rescue Unit flown in from London, Ont. eventually entered Turgeon’s residence after lengthy negotiations and apprehended Turgeon.

Police confirmed that “non-lethal” use of force was used.