Chipman Road shut down at Olive Street as police try to contact armed suspect inside home

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LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. -- Police in Lee's Summit shut down Chipman Road in both directions Tuesday morning.

Sgt. Chris Depue told FOX4 just before 8 a.m. there is an armed suspect inside a home right at Chipman Road and Olive Street.

"Our SWAT team is headed over there now with our armored vehicle to attempt contact with the suspect," Sgt. Depue added.

As of 10:45 a.m., officials were will on the scene. Police said the person inside is a suspect in an overnight shooting.

"We are working methodically and carefully to bring the situation to a peaceful conclusion," Depue tweeted.

There is no word yet on when Chipman will reopen.

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