UPDATE: A man has been arrested after an approximately two hour standoff with Grande Prairie RCMP. Police say the area is open to traffic again.
People are being asked to avoid the Mission Heights neighbourhood until further notice. Grande Prairie RCMP is currently at a residence on 73 Avenue where they say a man has barricaded himself inside. Officers say he may be armed.
While the police say the public is not in danger, they are asking people in the area to stay in their homes. Local traffic is also currently being rerouted.
More information will be released when it becomes available.