ALPHARETTA, Ga. (CBS46) - Police have evacuated a business in Alpharetta after reports of a possibly armed person in the area.
Alpharetta Police tweeted that the incident was taking place at Fiserv on the 2000 block of Westside Parkway.
The department says there was initially a report of an armed person and employees were quickly evacuated.
Incident at FISERVin Alpharetta. We received a report of a person armed.Officers checking now, employees are evacuating. Nothing confirmed. PIO Enroute.— AlpharettaPublicSafety (@AlpharettaDPS) July 16, 2019
Minutes later, the department tweeted that no shots had been fired, no injuries were sustained and the were no reports of an active shooter.
We are setting up command at Fiserv in reference to a possible person armed. No shots have been fired, no injuries, this is not an active shooter. Still attempting to locate an armed person. Will continue update as more information is obtained.— AlpharettaPublicSafety (@AlpharettaDPS) July 16, 2019
The department then tweeted that there were no confirmed reports that the person in question was armed.
Unknown at this time. We are checking the building. No confirmation that anyone is armed— AlpharettaPublicSafety (@AlpharettaDPS) July 16, 2019
Officers are currently going floor-by-floor in an attempt to find the suspect and many employees are still in hiding. Officers have yet to make contact with the suspect.
Fiserv provides financial services and technology solutions.
CBS46 has a crew on the way to the scene and will provide updates as new information is learned.