Man now in police custody on Longview Road had a gun

Police have taken into custory a man who was reportedly seen outdoors with a gun on Longview Road in Shelton this afternoon.

As of about 6 p.m., police said the man has surrendered and is in custody. The man was taken away from the scene by ambulance at about 6:15 p.m. He has not been charged with any crime at this point, police said.

The incident began at slightly past 3 p.m., according to police.

Longview Road is a dead-end off Laurel Wood Drive, which is off Long Hill Avenue south of Wesley Village and Long Hill Elementary School.

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