Po­lice defuse hill in­ci­dent

Townsville Bulletin - - Inside Today -

PO­LICE were able to defuse a sit­u­a­tion on top of Cas­tle Hill on Satur­day af­ter­noon af­ter a man was threat­en­ing self-harm. Af­ter­noon jog­gers watched as po­lice and other emer­gency crews spoke with the 21-year-old about 4pm. The man was later charged with se­ri­ously as­sault­ing po­lice and ob­struct­ing po­lice. For ad­vice or coun­selling, call Life­line on 131 114 or visit be­yond­blue. org. au.

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