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KCMO police respond to standoff, suspect in custody

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Posted at 2:19 AM, Jan 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-03 06:15:50-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police were called to the 1400 block of East 65th Street about 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

When they arrived, they saw a person who is wanted in connection with a felony warrant.

When officers approached, the person refused to stop and went inside a home.

Police said the person refused to exit and they received information that the person may be armed.

Police called an Operation 100 to bring more tactical resources and negotiators to the scene.

The person was taken into custody around 2:30 a.m. Monday.