Van Buren Middle School issues shelter in place due to police activity

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Albuquerque Public Schools issued a shelter in place for a middle school following police activity in the area.

A heavy police presence was spotted on the 600 block of Grove Street on Thursday afternoon. Albuquerque police say that a suspect with a felony warrant barricaded themselves in the area.

Authorities initiated a tactical activation and asked the public to avoid the area. Van Buren Middle School issued a shelter in place and police are asking residents to do the same.

No further information is currently available. 

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