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Vienna police take knife-wielding man in for evaluation

Individual agreed to drop weapon, was taken to local hospital

Vienna police dispatched officers to Dominion Road and Ayr Hill Avenue, N.E., on May 15 at 10:23 p.m. after someone reported that a man allegedly was armed with a knife and attempting to harm himself.

After speaking with the officers, the man agreed to drop the weapon, and police took him into custody on an emergency-custody order.

Rescue personnel assessed the man and ensured he was uninjured before police transported him to an area hospital for evaluation and treatment.