FWPD, SWAT assist on warrant at apartment complex near Reed Road

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A heavy police and SWAT presence was spotted near the Black Bear Creek Apartments Monday evening after Fort Wayne Police were called in to assist another agency on a warrant.

According to police at the scene, officers were sent to the 1500 block of Reed Road around 8:45 p.m. to assist an outside agency with an active outstanding warrant.

In a video sent to WANE 15, police can be heard speaking over a bullhorn and asking for a person to evacuate an apartment on Reed Road.

Residents tell WANE 15 that police were asking them to stay in their homes.

Reed Road was shut down for about an hour and a half but has since reopened.

WANE 15 is working to learn more.

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