Police are now trying to negotiate with the man, who is believed to be armed with a firearm.
Police are expected to be at the scene for "some time", with road diversions in place.
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There are also reports the man has trapped himself inside the building with another woman and multiple children as hostages.
Road diversions are now in place around the area.
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Vice President Mike Pence earlier on Thursday said he visited MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where Scalise was being treated. The Democrats beat the Republicans 11-2 in the friendly, but competitive, game. "How dare they", the minority leader said.
Police are outside the Epping home, trying to negotiate with the man who has been inside for an hour.
It is believed the man attempted to exit the house earlier but ran back inside as officers surrounded the property.
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Channel 7 cameraman Matthew Burchett has told 3AW there's up to 30 police cars at the scene.
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