Here are images of the multi-agency law enforcement activity taking place this morning at Park Place Apartments in Coeur d'Alene, on Ramsey Road just south of Kathleen Avenue.
Press photographer Shawn Gust captured these shots.
The police are tracking a suspect for a "possible weapons offense" and limited details are available at this time. The individual may have a "long rifle."
Police have asked residents to stay away from the area, and the apartments have been evacuated.
We are updating this story here on CDAPress.com as it unfolds: Police action on Ramsey Road
Two officers hold a position on the roof adjacent to an apartment where a suspected gunman stands off police. (SHAWN GUST/Press)
Spokane County Sheriff's Department helicopter Air One circles the Park Place Apartments in Coeur d'Alene. (SHAWN GUST/Press)
Armed with an automatic rifle, a Coeur d'Alene Police Department SWAT team officer circles around a garage in front of the apartment of an male believed to armed with a rifle. (SHAWN GUST/Press)