UPDATE: Larimer Emergency Telephone Authority said the several hour standoff incident was resolved late Tuesday afternoon.

Loveland Police said in a morning Facebook post that they were negotiating with armed person at the Monroe Apartments at 930 N Monroe Ave. A SWAT Team was assisting in the matter.

People were asked to avoid the area. N. Monroe Avenue was temporarily closed between E. 7th St. and E. 10th St. during the standoff.

Earlier on Tuesday, the Larimer Emergency Telephone Authority issued an alert asking people who live in the apartments to evacuate or remain inside with doors and windows locked.