SEEKONK, Mass. (WWLP) – Seekonk Police asked residents to shelter in place Sunday afternoon while they responded to a mental health crisis.

Just before 3:00 p.m., the Seekonk Police Department posted on the social media platform “X” to avoid the area of Colt Drive. They said that the situation was contained to a single residence.

The shelter-in-place order was lifted just before 7:00 that evening. Seekonk authorities said that the situation was resolved safely.

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