375 Assiniboine Avenue, Winnipeg

There was a heavy police presence at a downtown Winnipeg apartment for several hours on Wednesday as officers dealt with an armed standoff.

It began at about 5 p.m. and ended at about 12 a.m. Thursday when a man was taken into custody without incident.

The man had been inside a 16th floor suite of the building on the 300 block of Assiniboine Avenue, near Hargrave Street.

Police have not released any further details about the situation or any possible charges.