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Man arrested after standoff with police in Kansas City, Missouri

Posted at 2:59 PM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 18:56:38-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man wanted in a narcotics and firearms investigation was arrested Wednesday after a police standoff.

Officers went to a house about 2 p.m. in the 400 block of Hardesty Avenue in Northeast Kansas City, Missouri.

The wanted man was inside the house and refused to come out, a police spokesman said.

Dozens of specially-trained officers gathered near the scene.

The man surrendered without incident.