Stratford: Police activity reported on Quail Street

August 31, 2018

STRATFORD — Officials in Stratford are urging residents to avoid Quail Street because they say a man has barricaded himself inside a house, and who may have weapons.

Little else is known about the incident. Police have responded to the residential neighborhood to try to settle the matter peacefully, officials said.

Mayor Laura Hoydick tweeted that those who live near the house in question are being asked to stay indoors.

Quail Street runs between Nichols Avenue and Freeman Avenue; it’s just north of Wooster Park, which is mostly wooded.

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