Police activity shuts down Route 27 in Highland Park

Police activity shut down Route 27 near the border of Highland Park and Edison earlier today.The Middlesex County Prosecutors Office and Highland Park Police Chief

HIGHLAND PARK - Police activity shut down Route 27 near the border of Highland Park and Edison earlier today.

The Middlesex County Prosecutors Office and Highland Park Police Chief Stephen Rizco announced that they secured a neighborhood in the borough and were attempting to negotiate the safe surrender of a resident. The suspect has since been apprehended. Authorities say they received a report of an unstable person holed up in a home near the intersection of Route 27 and Woodbridge Avenue. Police and SWAT teams were seen in the parking lot of the Dairy Deluxe.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Supporters of President Donald Trump held a rally 1 Rally in support of President Trump held in Middletown
2 VIDEO: Pro-President Donald Trump rally held in Middletown
News 12 New Jersey - Weather On The 3 New Jersey Weather Forecast
Fight at Willowbrook Mall prompts false reports of 4 Fight at Willowbrook Mall prompts false reports of shooting scare
Supporters of President Donald Trump gather in Wayne 5 2 pro-President Trump rallies held in New Jersey

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE