AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Police in Aurora say that evacuated residents of a mobile home park were allowed to return home Tuesday afternoon after negotiations with a barricaded male suspect resolved peacefully. Police say they responded to the mobile home park after that man threatened family members with a gun and fired shots.
FINAL UPDATE: Adult male excited the house & was safely taken into custody. He will be taken to the hospital for evaluation, but no injuries reported. We appreciate everyone’s patience & will be allowing residents to return to their homes shortly.READ MORE: 3 Dead In Olde Town Arvada Shooting, Including 1 Arvada Police Officer, Suspect
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) May 11, 2021
Police said that the adult male suspect will be taken to the hospital for evaulation.
#APDAlert Officers are on scene of an armed barricaded adult male near in the mobile home park near Cimarron/13th. Heavy police presence. SWAT/K9 also on scene. We are in communication w/ the male & are working on a peaceful resolution. Updates here. pic.twitter.com/H9gV0lsjje
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) May 11, 2021READ MORE: 'We're Alive': Couple Aboard Hot Air Balloon That Crash Landed Recounts Frightening Ride
The mobile home park is located at Cimarron and 13th in Aurora. The SWAT and K9 units were also on scene.
Before the suspect was taken into custody, police urged everyone to avoid the neighborhood.
INFO: All affected, neighboring homes/residents have been evacuated. Adult male menaced family member w/ a gun & fired shots before officers arrived. Please avoid the area.
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) May 11, 2021MORE NEWS: Fire Near Sylvan Lake State Park Grows To Over 1,400 Acres Monday