Police take two into custody following standoff at 19th & Olive

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee police were on the scene of a standoff situation on the city's north side on Thursday evening, January 16th.

It happened near 19th and Olive -- a block from Rufus King High School.

Police say one person was taken into custody -- and a source told FOX6 News another person was holed up in a home on N. 19th Street -- upstairs.

That second person was eventually taken into custody. That person was wanted for armed robbery.

It was an active scene, with N. 19th Street shut down by police.

A FOX6 crew on scene saw an armored vehicle, SWAT officers, a K9 officer and a mobile command unit on scene.