‘Active investigation’ ongoing near downtown Windsor

Windsor Police cruiser (Photo by Adelle Loiselle)

Investigators have reopened an area near downtown Windsor after an apparent standoff.

Few details have been released, but officers responded to a home on Mercer Street near Elliott Street East on Thursday at around 11 a.m. The home in question was contained by officers until around 8:30 p.m.

Police said a weapon may have been involved.

Additional details will be passed along as they become available.