UPDATE 11:19 p.m. 12/16/21: The crime scene tape has since been cleared.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — Heavy police presence has been reported on Sheridan Avenue in South Columbus.

Several police units responded to the intersection of Wade Street and Sheridan Avenue. The 900 block of Sheridan Avenue has been blocked off at this time. Police ask everyone to avoid the area while officials work to clear the scene.

News 3 has a reporter on scene. Details are limited at this time, stay with News 3 on-air and online as we continue to gather information.