Police took an armed and suicidal person into custody without incident outside Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center on Tuesday night.
Interstate 77 and Gilead Road were temporarily closed near I-77 exit 23, and the hospital was placed on temporary lockdown.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said the person was taken to the hospital for evaluation. Charlotte-Mecklenburg and Huntersville Police officers assisted at the scene.
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