Man surrenders after disturbance call prompts hours-long standoff at 97th and Holmes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — KC police worked a standoff Friday night near East 97th Street and Holmes Road that fortunately ended peacefully.

Police initially responded to a disturbance call in the area around 5 p.m. A woman met officers outside and told them that she had been fighting with a man inside the residence.

Officers said the man inside the home has a felony warrant and refused to come out. Several streets in the area were blocked off as police worked.

At about 8 p.m., the man exited the home and was taken into custody without incident, police said. No one was injured.