KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A a busy Kansas City-area highway and several other streets reopened following a police standoff Friday afternoon.
The Missouri Department of Transportation said the incident forced crews to close Interstate 435 in both directions at 210 Highway. Outer roads were also closed in the area for a time.
All lanes reopened by 4 p.m. Friday.
Kansas City police said there was an armed suspect at a nearby extended-stay hotel, but that man surrendered to officers.
A woman called police reporting she being held by a man who had assaulted her. Police were able to get the woman to safety and then take the man into custody.
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