SWAT team responding to situation involving person barricaded in Revere home

REVERE, MASS. (WHDH) - Police in Revere are responding to a situation involving a barricaded subject in a home.

The incident is unfolding on  Shirley Avenue, officials said.

There is a heavy police presence in the neighborhood. SWAT teams and K-9 officers have been called in for assistance.

Residents have been evacuated from the area as police work to get the man to come out of the home.

Those who have been allowed to stay inside are urged to remain there.

No additional details were available.

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