Area OPP Police Press Releases

Barricaded Person In Vanastra

(HURON EAST, ON) – Members of the Huron County detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), West Region Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU), West Region Emergency Response Team (ERT), K-9, and West Region Mobile Support Unit are currently on scene of a barricaded person incident in the village of Vanastra.

This evening at approximately 7:25 p.m. OPP officers responded to a disturbance taking place at a townhouse building located on St. Charles Place. 

At this time there is no threat to public safety, however, Huron County OPP is asking the public to avoid the area until the situation is resolved.

This is an ongoing investigation and further information will be provided as it becomes available.