State police in Reading were called in to help after an incident with a gun.

The incident occurred in the 600 block of Willow Street around 3 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Officials say 31-year-old Arnaldo Torres pointed a gun at a woman inside the home.

Police shut down the street for several hours and the State Police SERT team searched the house.

After a search was conducted, it appeared Torres had left the scene and is still on the loose.

If you have any information about where Torres is, call Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913.