Published: Oct 25, 2013 3:58 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 25, 2013 5:33 PM EDT

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies are working to resolve a situation on Marion Ave., near the Charlotte Regional Medical Center.

Deputies say a man was making threats against himself.

CCSO believes the incident is isolated to the apartment in question alone, but neighbors are being evacuated as a safety precaution.

Traffic in the area of Marion Avenue at Marlympia Way is currently restricted to only one lane of southbound traffic. Seek an alternate route.

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