MATTAPOISETT — Police are searching an area of Mattapoisett for a person who was seen with a possible gun.

Helicopters and armored vehicles are reported to be in the area of Acushnet Road and the Crystal Springs area of Mattapoisett.

Residents living in that area were notified via phone to lock their doors and stay inside because of reports of a man with a gun.

The Mattapoisett Police are not releasing any other information at this time.  We will keep you informed as soon as there is an update.