KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A stabbing suspect has been taken into custody after a nearly six-hour standoff with Kansas City police Tuesday morning.
Around 3:30 a.m. police were called to a home on Chestnut Avenue near East 69th Street for a stabbing. Officers spoke with an injured man who told them he was stabbed by a woman inside the home.
The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
KCPD called additional officers and negotiators to scene when the woman refused to leave the home. Just before 9:30 a.m., the suspect walked out of the home and was taken into custody without incident.