Las Vegas police investigate a barricade situation near Spencer Street and Richmar Avenue on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020.

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Las Vegas police have set up containment around a residence near Eastern Avenue and Silverado Ranch where a man allegedly barricaded inside after coming out holding a machete. 

At approximately 3:18 p.m. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police responded to a call of a possible hit and run near Spencer Street and Richmar Avenue. Police say the vehicle involved in the hit and run was located near a residence and a possible suspect exited the residence holding a machete. 

According to police, the suspect went back inside and is refusing to come out. 

This is an ongoing incident. Check back for updates. 

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