A hostage situation is ongoing inside a bank in Rockford, Illinois, Friday afternoon, WTVO-TV reports.
Officials say that a gunman has taken at least one person hostage inside Heritage Credit Union location at E. State Street and Mulford Road. The exact number of people being held is unknown.
Officials add that those within the bank are either employees or customers, but have been unable to determine how many of each may be inside. A crisis negotiation team is at the scene.
We will provide more information as it becomes available.