Royal Oak residents advised to stay inside due to barricaded gunman situation

Royal Oak police are advising residents who live in the area of Oliver, Galpin, Glenview, and Glenwood in Royal Oak to take shelter inside due to a barricaded gunman situation. 

Police are telling residents to lock their doors, stay away from windows, and go in the basement if possible.

Oakland County Sheriffs contain barricaded gunman . Photos provided by Lauren Hansen

Fox 2s Camille Amiri spoke with a neighbor who lives on Galpin who says the incident started around 4:30 pm Saturday. 

She says she could hear a negotiator on the loudspeaker trying to get the man to come out. She claims she did not hear any gunshots and does not know if anyone is hurt. 

Police say the situation is controlled but still active. 

This is an ongoing investigation, and if anyone has information, police ask that you contact the Royal Oak Police Department at (248) 246-3456.