East Corrimal siege comes to an end

December 21, 2023 7:53 am in by
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A police operation in Birch Crescent, Corrimal, has ended after a man was arrested shortly before 5am Thursday.

Emergency services had been called to a unit in Birch Crescent about 2.15am Wednesday, responding to a neighbourhood incident.

Officers from Wollongong Police attempted to speak with a 41-year-old man at the scene; however, were unsuccessful and a perimeter was established, and specialist officers called to assist.

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The man has now been taken to hospital for assessment.