Man in Custody Following Downtown Apartment Standoff

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police say that a man is in custody following a standoff at a downtown apartment early Tuesday morning.

According to Kansas City Missouri Police, a man barricaded himself in an apartment at 10th and Grand following a disturbance call around 1:00 a.m.

The man was finally taken into custody around 5:30 a.m.

Authorities shut down Grand from 10th to 11th streets during the more than four-hour standoff. The street was reopened shortly after 6:00 a.m.

A woman who was in the apartment was able to get out safely, and is now at police headquarters answering questions about the incident.

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