Update: 5:40 PM: Residents are free to leave their homes, and it is safe to return to the area. SWAT and Crisis Negotiators responded to a situation that resulted in no action being needed as the caller’s information was inaccurate.
“SMPD will always respond with the utmost caution in order to keep the community and our officers safe and secure. We are thankful for the peaceful resolution,” SMPD said.
The San Marcos Police Department is requesting residents of Sunset Acres avoid the neighborhood until further notice.
According to SMPD, they are responding to a situation, and residents should stay indoors and away from any windows.
No further information including the nature of the situation was released. When additional information is available, this article will be updated.