STOCKTON, Calif. (KTXL) — More than 17,000 PG&E customers in Stockton were without power for several hours Monday morning after a woman claimed an electrical tower. according to the Stockton Police Department and the power company’s website.
The police said the power company turned the power off after the woman refused to climb down.
According to the Stockton Police Department, officers were able to get the woman down with a bucket truck.
Police said that while in the bucket the woman then brandished a screwdriver at the responding officers but that officers were able to disarm her.
According to the website, the company’s initial determination was that the outage was caused by an “equipment issue.”