RCMP take man into custody after standoff in Martensville

Saskatchewan RCMP say a man has been taken into custody after a standoff in Martensville on Thursday morning.

The man barricaded himself into a home in the community, according to a news release. He was taken into custody just before 8 a.m. CST.

The man allegedly threatened to harm himself and officers.

Martensville is 17 kilometres north of Saskatoon.