Six hour siege results in arrest

Siege at West Gosford

A man wanted on two outstanding warrants has been charged following a police operation in West Gosford on August 16.

Just before 8:40am on Tuesday morning, offi cers from Brisbane Waters LAC, with the assistance of offi cers from the Tactical Operations Unit and Police Negotiators, attended a unit block on Donnison St, West Gosford, to arrest a man wanted on two outstanding warrants. Following negotiations, the 41 year old man was arrested around 2:30pm. The man was taken to Gosford Police Station where he was charged with the outstanding warrants. He was refused bail and appeared at Gosford Local Court on August 17. No one was injured during the incident.

Media Release, Aug 17, 2016 NSW Police Media

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