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Man armed with rifle barricaded in home near Robindale, Decatur

Metro police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting and a barricade situation near Robindale Road and Decatur Boulevard.

Shots have been fired and there is heavy police presence in the area. No officers have been injured and there is no word on any other people being injured.

According to Metro, when officers arrived at a home in the 7700 block of Coral Catcus Court to answer a call on a domestic disturbance, they encountered a man armed with a rifle and shots were exchanged with police. The man then went into a nearby residence. It is unknown if anyone else was in that home.

The northbound lanes of Decatur are closed at Robindale.

Police are advising people to avoid the area.

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