UPDATE: Lockdown has been lifted from Follin Avenue area, situation contained.
MOUNT VERNON - MVPD has sent out an alert for residents in the Follin Avenue area to stay indoors. As of 10:35 p.m. Thursday police were in that area due to a possible barricade situation.
As MVPD makes more information available KnoxPages.com will report it.
On Wednesday, MVPD was searching for a suspect they say stole a vehicle which was found in the Follin Avenue area. That suspect fled police. No word if this barricade situation is related.