UPDATE, 5:05 p.m.: From HCSO: 

Crisis Negotiation Team on scene to assist. Suspect remains barricaded inside the residence. Please continue to avoid the area.

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Original Post: The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is advising residents of Hydesville to give them some room while they deal with a situation on Mendes Lane. 

Thus far, HCSO has issued the following tweet:

We will update when we know more.