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Crossville Police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to Old Watkins Rd. between Stanley St. and Lantana Rd. Wednesday morning after it was reported that an armed man had discharged a weapon several times.

Crossville Police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to Old Watkins Rd. between Stanley St. and Lantana Rd. Wednesday morning after it was reported that an armed man had discharged a weapon several times. There were also reports that the man was threatening to harm himself. Both ends of Watkins Rd. were closed to traffic while police for about 25 minutes attempted to talk to the unidentified man. The man finally surrendered to police and the incident ended with no one being hurt. No other information was available at press time.

 

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