PSPA revoked, man arrested after police lock down inner-city block


Specialist police had been pressured to seal off a bit of an inner-Brisbane suburb whereas negotiators labored with a person making threats inside a house.

Police had been known as to the handle on Alma Avenue in Paddington about 12.30pm, with a quick emergency declaration made about three hours later now revoked.

A Queensland police spokeswoman stated the person was taken into custody with out incident and could be transported to hospital for evaluation.

No one was injured within the incident and no threats had been made towards another particular person.

In an earlier assertion, police stated the scenario concerned a person “inside a house who’s making threats”.

“Specialist police are in attendance and officers are trying to barter with the person.”

Motorists and pedestrians had been urged to keep away from the realm, which included the neighbouring Macartney, Herbert and Eilena streets.