LOGANSPORT, Ind. (WLFI) — Police are searching for a suspect in an early morning law enforcement situation in Logansport. According to Indiana State Police, this morning at approximately 9:00 a.m., officers from the Indiana State Police, the Logansport Police Department, and the Cass County Sheriff’s Department responded to a domestic situation which possibly involved a hostage and a barricaded man at a home on 3315 Pottawatomie Road.
Officials say during the investigation, evidence indicates the suspect fled the home and is possibly traveling on foot.
Police said the suspect's identification has not been verified but he is believed to be male, approximately 40 years of age, 5’10” approximately 200 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes, and last seen wearing dark clothing. He is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached. If the public sees a man matching the description, they are asked to call 911 and give a location.
There are currently multiple law enforcement officers searching for the suspect. In an abundance of caution schools in Logansport have been placed on lockdown.
The public should expect a large law enforcement presence on Pottawattamie Road and should avoid the area if possible.