NORTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Police are searching for an armed man after a barricade situation in North Philadelphia.
Officers responded to the 2000 block of North Lambert Street around 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday.
SWAT and a negotiator also responded to the scene.
Police said a man, believed to be held up inside a house at that location, allegedly threatened a woman by putting a gun to her head.
A barricade situation was declared and a staging area designated.
The woman managed to get out of the property, but the man is still at large.