Armed Subject Reported at Texas Walmart: Police

iStock/Thinkstock(AMARILLO, Texas) -- Authorities in Amarillo, Texas, are investigating reports of an armed subject inside a Walmart along I-27.

The subject may have hostages, according to the Amarillo Police Department. Police are asking people to avoid the area so officers can focus on the scene.

There are no known injuries at this time, the APD told ABC News affiliate KVII-TV in Amarillo. SWAT teams are en route to the scene, KVII reported.

More information was not immediately available.

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