Winnipeg police tactical team surrounds home on Boyd Avenue

Winnipeg police have surrounded a home on Boyd Avenue in the city's St. John's neighbourhood and are asking the public to avoid the area.

Public asked to avoid area, weapons may be in home police have surrounded

The Winnipeg police tactical team surrounded a home on Boyd Avenue just before 2:30 p.m. Sunday. (Cliff Simpson/CBC)

Winnipeg police have surrounded a home on Boyd Avenue in the city's St. John's neighbourhood and are asking the public to avoid the area.

The police tactical unit arrived at the home on the 500 block of the street just before 2:30 p.m. 

Const. Jay Murray said police are investigating a potentially serious incident that may involve weapons.