Ogden, Utah-Police are negotiating with an armed suspect in Ogden.
Shortly after 2:30 pm on Saturday, Ogden police advised residents to avoid 36th Street and Harrison Avenue. With the development of the “active police incident”. Subsequently, they expanded it to East 36-40 and 800-1100.
The department subsequently stated that police negotiators were in contact with an armed suspect in the 900 block of Maple Street.
Ogden PD wrote on Facebook: “The suspect has been contained and the incident is continuing.”
Nearby, dozens of police officers, including those who appeared to be special police forces, were responding.
Several civilians who were facing off at the scene captured what seemed to be a person holding a gun against his head. Later, one of the videotapes showed the end of the deadlock. The police have not confirmed this.
Salt Lake TribuneIs a content sharing partner of FOX 13 News, Report that someone died in a shooting On 1485 Harrison Avenue. (The location of the Smith Grocery Store), about 3.5 miles from the active police scene. It has not been confirmed whether the incident is relevant.
As more information is released, this article will be updated.