MAN IN HOSPITAL AFTER 8-HOUR SIEGE AT TERALBA

A man is being assessed at The Mater Hospital after a tense eight-hour siege at Teralba overnight.

Specialist police negotiators were called in, when the 25-year-old armed himself with a spear gun and barricaded himself inside a home on Anzac Street.

He eventually surrendered peacefully several neighbours were evacuated as a precaution.

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