Large police presence reported in Sauk Village neighborhood

Multiple streets in south suburban Sauk Village were blocked off on Monday evening as law enforcement converged on a neighborhood.

Officers from a number of different law enforcement agencies were present in the area of around 225th and Yates at around 5:30 p.m. Specifics on the incident weren't immediately available from police.

Video captured by Sky 5 from overhead showed at least two SWAT vehicles, along with several marked patrol SUVs, in the area. Sauk Village's police chief confirmed the department was assisting an outside agency in the 22500 block of Jeffrey Avenue, but said he was “not at liberty to comment on another law enforcement agency’s active investigation/operation."

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