Heavy police presence in Blount County

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)- Neighbors in Blount County reported heavy police presence Tuesday night near Louisville Road and Dug Gap Road.

The SWAT team, along with the sheriff's office were there and one person was taken in handcuffs.

Local 8 News has reached out to the local FBI office for more information, but have not heard back yet.

The Blount County Sheriff's Office tells us they were helping the FBI but couldn't tell us what they were helping them with.

Local 8 News is continuing to work to learn more information and will pass along any updates.