[UPDATE: Suspect in Custody] Police Have Guns Drawn and an Apartment Surrounded in Fortuna
Fortuna Police have an apartment building near the intersection of Rohnerville Road and Rohner Street surrounded after a man with a gun reportedly was arguing with a woman, according to information from scanner traffic.
A Fortuna Police dispatcher has confirmed that there is an active police incident in the area. However, she is unable to give further details until an officer is available to speak to us.
Neighbors have been asked to stay in their homes, a reader tells us. She also said officers have their guns drawn and that police are using a speaker to try and talk to a person in the apartment building.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.
UPDATE 7:34 a.m.: According to Sgt. Jason Kadle of the Fortuna Police, the suspect is in custody. Kadle said that more information would be forthcoming in a press release.
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