BREAKING: Reports Of Barricaded Person In Trenton

October 18, 2020

Breaking News Report: From a combination of radio reports, witnesses and on scene reporting. If official information is released the story will be updated and any corrections made.

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Sometime after 8:00 pm Trenton Police and Trenton EMS were detailed to the 100 Block of Tremount Street between Beatty Street and Home Avenue for a barricaded person. A person was located on the 2nd floor in the middle of a row of houses and a police light shined on the home, according to witness reports.

The area was cordoned off while the subject remained in the home as a police spot light lit the home from the exterior. Witnesses say that the situation remained calm and it appeared that the situation would deescalate.

At 11:10 pm TEMS was detailed to the area for a “female” that needs transport to the hospital for a crisis evaluation.

At the time of this report it was unclear if the situation has fully deescalated.