Halton police are asking residents in the area near west Oakville at the waterfront to shelter in their basements.
Those in the area of Lakeshore Drive West from 4th Line to Birch Hill are asked to shelter in place immediately due to an “active situation.”
Appleby College, which is nearby, is also currently in a hold and secure.
Police say to expect a heavy police presence in the area. No further details are available.
More to come
LOCALIZED SHELTER IN PLACE
All residents in this area are asked to immediately shelter in
place in their basements until further notice.
This is an active situation.
Updates to follow. https://t.co/fqJ78ZUlMc
— Halton Police (@HaltonPolice) January 15, 2021