GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

UPDATE: Woman allegedly pointed a gun at a patron, charges pending

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WEDNESDAY 9/1/2021 8:22 a.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – A woman reportedly pointed a gun at a patron inside a gas station on Green Bay’s east side, before authorities responded.

According to authorities, the Green Bay Police Department is doing a health and mental evaluation on the woman.

The woman has not yet been identified. No one was reportedly injured and charges are pending.

Local 5 will continue to update this story as more information is released.

UPDATE: Woman taken into custody after standoff with authorities

WEDNESDAY 9/1/2021 6:14 a.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – A reported armed woman was taken into custody after a standoff with authorities on Green Bay’s east side.

Authorities say the suspect was taken into custody. Authorities are still on the scene. The situation was reportedly resolved ‘peacefully’.

The roads near East Mason Street and Bellevue Street are still closed.

No injuries were reported, and authorities say the roadways will be open soon.

Local 5 will continue to update this story as more information is released.

ORIGINAL: HAPPENING NOW: SWAT vehicle at gas station on Green Bay’s east side

WEDNESDAY 9/1/2021 5:19 a.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – There is an active situation at the Shell Gas Station on East Mason Street.

The incident is near the intersection of East Mason Street and Bellevue Street. There was no information on what the situation is. Brown County Sheriff’s Department is also on the scene.

Green Bay Police Department says any morning drivers are asked to completely avoid the area. Authorities responded to the intersection for a report of an armed woman who displayed a gun in a threatening manner.

The woman is reportedly in negotiations with officers.

Road closures near the area have reportedly been put up. There has been no further information provided at this time.

Local 5 has a reporter on the scene and will update this story as more information is released.

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