Albuquerque police respond to SWAT call near Menaul, Valencia

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Officers were on scene near Menaul and Valencia Friday night in reference to a possible armed suspect.

Valencia south of Menaul was shut down Friday night while police negotiated with the suspect.

Police say officers located and attempted to communicate with the suspect, but that he was not cooperating. Witnesses also say he threatened another person with a gun.

The situation turned into SWAT call out, but according to police one person is in custody.

No further information is available at this time.