Man arrested after 2-hour standoff with police

Gregory Harris, 33, has been arrested for intimidation, resisting law enforcement and battery by means of strangulation, according to police.

Posted: Feb 4, 2019 5:44 AM
Updated: Feb 4, 2019 12:07 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) -- A man is in the Tippecanoe County Jail after a 2-hour standoff with Lafayette police. Gregory Harris, 33, has been arrested for intimidation, confinement and domestic battery, according to police.

Officers were called to a home in the Romney Meadows neighborhood around 10:30 Sunday night for an unwanted guest call. When officers arrived, Harris said he had a knife and refused to come out. Police also said he had his 3-year-old son.

According to LPD, there were concerns a person was inside and injured. 

Police were able to get to Harris about two hours later. No injures were reported.

According to the Tippecanoe County inmate listing, Harris was booked around 2:30 a.m. Police also said Harris had two active warrants out of Minnesota for criminal confinement and domestic battery.

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