'Significant threat' in Marshall Place, Parkes lasts nine hours, 100 people evacuated but ends peacefully for police

Christine Little
January 16 2023 - 3:30pm

A major police operation in Parkes that lasted almost nine hours and saw the evacuation of at least 100 people including a childcare centre, was resolved peacefully police have said.

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Christine Little

Christine Little

Parkes Champion Post editor

I love sharing people's stories, particularly local stories that are special and important to the people of Parkes. If there is one thing I have learnt in my 10 years of community journalism, it's that stories are everywhere. All it takes is a good story teller to make it worth reading. Email: