San Jose: SWAT team called to Willow Glen neighborhood
Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group
SAN JOSE — Residents in the Willow Glen neighborhood were ordered to shelter in place late Wednesday while police SWAT units descended on the area shortly after 9 p.m. on a report of shots fired.
A portion of Lincoln Avenue was shut down near Nevada Avenue, and dozens of police officers were seen in the area, along with an armored vehicle, to deal with a possible barricaded suspect.
A loud bang was heard shortly after 10 p.m. and there was an unconfirmed scanner report of a subject who was down.
Police were not immediately available for comment and no other details were available. Neighbors, however, corroborated earlier reports that shots had been fired at a home.
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