Lower Saxony and Bremen
Police operation: Man threatened officials with a weapon
Wilhelmshaven (dpa / lni) – Police and fire forces were threatened by an armed man at the door of an apartment in Wilhelmshaven on Monday. The man locked himself up soon after. Officers had visited the apartment after a report that a man had not been seen in a long time. The site area is in a pedestrian zone and has been closed. “Currently there is no danger to bystanders,” police said in a news release. The operation was still going on at night.