POLICE CALLED: Dalby police attended an alleged street disturbance on March 1, 2021.
POLICE CALLED: Dalby police attended an alleged street disturbance on March 1, 2021.

Dalby man allegedly barricaded himself in kitchen with knife

More details have been revealed about an incident where a man allegedly held a knife towards police officers at a disturbance in Dalby.

Police rushed to reports of a street disturbance at a Hallinan Ct address about 1.45pm on March 1.

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It's alleged two men have attended the dwelling heavily intoxicated and became involved in a fight with another man.

Dalby police arrived shortly afterwards where it's alleged one of the men barricaded himself in the kitchen while armed with a knife.

It's understood after a brief exchange, the man allegedly disarmed himself and was interviewed by police.

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Dalby police released the man into the care of paramedics after he sustained injuries from the alleged altercation.

The other offender decamped from the scene when police arrived, but was located a short time later.

Both men are now assisting police with their inquiries.

A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said two people were treated by paramedics, with one being transported to Dalby Hospital in a stable condition.

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