BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police are investigating a barricade situation in West Baltimore.

They say the area near the 1600 block of Vincent Court is being affected by closures, including schools in the area.

On Tuesday afternoon, police received a call for a weapon being discharged in the area.

Investigators say a suspect was believed to be in a home in the neighborhood. The police barricade task force is investigating and trying to locate a suspect.

New Song Academy, William Pinderhughes and Gilmor Elementary are all affected by the barricade situation, according to Baltimore City Police spokesman T.J. Smith.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.

This story is being updated.

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