South Windsor police were trying locate a man who was wanted for violating a restraining order.
Police said 49-year-old Barry Simpson, formerly of South Windsor, is believed to currently live in Chicopee, Mass.
He is wanted for criminal violation of a restraining order on an extraditable warrant stemming from domestic violence charges.
On Monday night, Simpson was taken into custody without incident, in Chicopee.
Police said Simpson has made suicidal and homicidal threats in the past, and he was believed to be in possession of a large hunting knife.
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