KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police reopened the area of East 44th Street and Park Avenue after taking a man suspected of aggravated assault and armed robbery into custody.

Officers responded to a home in the area around 11 a.m. after the man barricaded himself inside with a weapon.

The man surrendered to officers around 12>40 p.m.

Two victims told officers they were involved in an argument with the man. The victims told officers at one point the man threatened them with a gun.

Detectives are investigating the people involved and processing the scene for potential evidence Friday afternoon.

The neighborhood is reopen to traffic.

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