Souris lockdown

Police and fire fighters in Souris have Cash Avenue and Knights Avenue barricaded. Charlotte MacAulay photo

We’re committed to keeping our readers informed

We’ve removed our paywall so all can enjoy PEI’s best local content during the coronavirus crisis. Please consider supporting the vital role of local journalism in our community and province. Subscribe now

Updated:

Kings County RCMP are asking people in the Souris area to remain home and stay inside.  Sources say police are dealing with a possible gun incident. Both Knights Avenue and Cash Avenue are barricaded with fire trucks and police vehicles and more  police vehicles are present on Cash Avenue. In an unrelated incident earlier this evening  Souris Fire department responded to a two vehicle  accident on the New Zealand Road where one male was taken away in an ambulance.Fire Chief Colin LaVie had no more information on the accident as they were called away to help police with the road blocks after the ambulance arrived.  

Recommended for you

(2) comments

Ethan50716

Scary...

ALinda A

Very scary .. I hope this is resolved soon and without incident :(

My heart to all impacted... First Responders.. etc. :(

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.