Police officers reportedly swarmed a Danvers trailer park after a taking pictures there Monday afternoon, because the suspect was apparently barricaded inside.
A feminine taking pictures sufferer has been transported to a hospital, whereas a male suspect is reportedly barricaded inside a trailer, police stated. SWAT responded to the scene.
Route 1 was shut down within the space close to 98 Newbury St., in Danvers.
“Troopers and local police are on scene at a trailer park at 98 Newbury St. (Route 1) Danvers following a reported shooting,” Massachusetts State Police posted simply after 1 p.m.
“Initial reports are that this incident involves a barricaded and likely armed suspect,” State Police added. “We ask the public to avoid the area. This is a developing situation; more information to come when available.”
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation additionally instructed motorists to hunt an alternate route.
“Police Activity in #Danvers on US-1 SB at the Dayton St exit,” MassDOT posted. “US-1 SB is currently closed at Dayton St.”
Troopers and native police are on scene at a trailer park at 98 Newbury St. (Route 1) Danvers following a reported taking pictures. We have shut down Route 1 in that space. This is a growing state of affairs; we are going to replace as soon as we’ve extra data.
— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) February 5, 2024