Police respond to suspect barricaded inside home in the 2300 block of Lawndale

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police say a standoff between an armed man has come to an end.

Officers were called to a disturbance call near 23rd and Lawndale Ave., in Kansas City, Mo., around 11:40 a.m. Sunday.

When they arrived, they found a male in a wooded area. Neighbors told police he was firing a weapon.

 At that point, the male ran back into the house. Officers overheard gunfire inside the home.

Chief Darryl Forte tweeted just before 6 p.m. that the standoff was over.

No other details were immediately available.


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