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Shelter in place lifted in Estes Park

Police activity in the area of Cherokee Drive
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Posted at 8:00 PM, Sep 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-24 01:23:28-04

ESTES PARK, Colo. — The Larimer County Sheriff issued a shelter in place for police activity in Estes Park due to a potentially barricaded subject, but it has since been lifted.

The shelter in place was in the area of of Cherokee Drive south of Prospect Estates Drive to Bristlecone Court and Pawnee Lane on the east to Indian Trail on the west.

The sheriff's office said it didn't believe there's a threat to the community at large, but it issued the shelter in place to alert neighbors to "keep them safe while we determine the situation."

The shelter in place was lifted at approximately 10:20 p.m.

Residents in the area were asked to stay in their homes with their doors and windows locked during the shelter in place.

The sheriff's office did not provide further details about the situation, only saying the situation had been resolved.

This is a developing story and will be updated.