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Police Standoff In Orion Township During "Barricaded Situation"

Authorities are calling the situation "fluid"

September 17, 2018 - 5:54 pm

ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WWJ) -- Police are on the scene of a tense situation in Orion Township where they are in a standoff with someone barricaded inside a home.

Troopers with the Oakland County Sheriff's Office are on the scene along Silverbell Road between Lapeer and Squirrel Roads. Traffic was blocked in both lanes on Silverbell, but reopened shortly before 7 p.m.

Authorities have not confirmed the circumstances surrounding the situation at this time, which they're calling "fluid."

Stay tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950 for the latest details on this developing situation.