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OVERLAND, MO (KTVI) - Several police departments are in Overland for a standoff.  The situation is near the intersection of Woodson and Echo where  a man is holed up and holding police at bay.

The situation started as a domestic dispute between the man and his girlfriend.  She is out of the home but the man remains inside.  Police say he is armed.

The St. Louis County SWAT Team is at the scene.  Police say they are going to try to talk the man to calm the situation down.

There has been a report of a shot fired.  Neighbors also report hearing flash-bang noises near at the scene.  The bangs could also be from Memorial Day fireworks being set off in the neighborhood.

FOX 2's Paul Schankman is at the scene with where it all stands right now.