UPDATE: Police have identified the suspect as Kenneth Lamarte Adams and he is now in police custody. Police have issued two felony warrants.
UPDATE: People in the houses around the apartment have been evacuated.
Huntsville Police Officials tell WAAY 31 a man has barricaded himself in a woman's apartment.
Police have closed off the intersection where the apartment is located between Drake and Newson Road.
Officials tell us the male suspect broke into a woman's apartment, she escaped and is safe, but the man is still inside.
The suspect is said to be armed with a handgun.
WAAY 31 has a crew on scene and will bring you more information as soon as we receive it as this is a developing story.