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Oct 20, 2015 9:53 PM

UPDATE: Armed man in custody in Derry after roaming through neighborhood woods


DERRY - Derry police responded to Richardson Drive just after 5 p.m. for a report of a man armed with a handgun who may be suicidal.

When police arrived, Sean Quigley, 18, ran into the woods.

READ: Police ask Derry residents to stay inside amid possibly armed man wandering in woods

Because of the potential danger, other area departments came to assist.

Police were eventually able to contact Quigleyon his cell phone and convince him to surrender.

He was found with a loaded handgun.

He was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a concealed firearm.

Police said Quigley lives in the neighborhood and police have met him before.

An emergency alert went out to neighbors asking them to stay indoors.


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