PINOLE, Calif. (KRON) — A man having a mental health crisis in a Pinole neighborhood has peacefully surrendered to police as of 9:30 a.m. Monday, according to authorities.
Officers from the Pinole Police Department gave an all clear to the residents who were asked to stay locked inside their homes in an alert issued around 6:30 a.m. It impacted the area of Kildare Way between Marlesta Road and Kilkenney Way.
Police revealed that a woman called them on Sunday night because she was concerned about her son, who is in his 20s. The man was having a mental health crisis. According to police, he shot and killed a dog at his home.
Police said he was not threatening anyone. They recovered two firearms on him after containing him in a perimeter and speaking with him over the phone.