Belvidere Standoff Ends Peacefully

A person holding police at bay in Belvidere has come out with his hands up! He surrendered around 11:30am. But the situation started sometime around 5am.

Police have evacuated a few people in the area of 2nd and Main and roads were blocked off in the area.

There were no hostages inside the home.

Police say the person barricaded himself inside the house and shots were fired.