Update: Standoff in Kalamazoo is over
Updated: Friday, April 19 2013, 10:28 AM EDT
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Newschannel 3 has confirmed a standoff at Belmont & Burdick in Kalamazoo has ended with no suspect in custody.
Kalamazoo Public Safety did shut down a portion of the road as they investigated.
We're told police got a call of suspicious activity at a home in the area around 6am.
Newschannel 3's Jessica Wheeler confirmed police had been searching for a suspect who reportedly committed a crime in Benton Harbor and fled to Kalamazoo.
Officials say they got reports from Benton Harbor the suspect was armed and dangerous so they took all necessary precautions to secure the area.
At one time it appeared crews were searching house to house.
Just around 8:30am, Newschannel 3 reporter Jessica Wheeler witnessed 6-8 people exit a house including women and children. One person was put in handcuffs the rest were removed from the scene.
There may be more people in the house, and police are still on scene with guns drawn.