Fishers, IN – Police have asked residents of The Woods of Britton Apartment Homes and nearby neighbors to take shelter in the homes while police deal with an active shooter who has not been contained.
Police responded to a call for shots fired on Monday afternoon near 141st Street and State Road 37, WXIN reported.
Video from the scene showed police staged nearby the apartment complex.
“Officers are on the scene and they are responding to an armed individual in the apartment complex that has been taking shots at police officers,” a spokesman for the Fishers Police Department said.
“We have evacuated a majority of the apartment building that he is in but we do not know for certain if everyone is out,” the police department spokesman said.
He said police do not know whether anybody has been wounded or how many people may be inside the apartment with the gunman.
The police spokesman described the scene as a “barricaded situation with a gun” and said authorities do know who the shooter is; however, they have not released the gunman’s identity, WISH reported.
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