Responders apprehend armed man

The Barbourville Police Department and Knox County Special Operations Response Team responded to a potentially suicidal individual that had fled into the woods with a firearm Tuesday afternoon. The man was found safe and taken for medical attention. The man was later arrested and charged with public intoxication excluding alcohol and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Above, responders leave the scene of the incident at Broughton Hollow.