Man in custody after Logansport SWAT standoff

Taylor Lee, 23 of Logansport, is facing multiple preliminary charges.

Posted: Apr 16, 2019 11:04 AM
Updated: Apr 16, 2019 4:28 PM

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (WLFI) — A man is in the Cass County Jail after a SWAT standoff that lasted several hours. Taylor Lee, 23 of Logansport, is facing multiple preliminary charges including Residential Entry, Criminal Recklessness with a Deadly Weapon and Serious Violent Felon in Possession of a firearm. 

Police were called to the 1200 block of High Street around 7:55 Monday evening for a report of possible shots fired. Police found a bullet and shell casing in the 100 block of 13th Street. 

Picture from 2018 arrest due to suspect arrest difficulty Picture from 2018 arrest due to suspect arrest difficulty

Officers later found Lee, who police said was a suspect in the shot fired, inside a home. Logansport Hostage Negotiators and Logansport SWAT were called and were able to talk with Lee. He eventually surrendered without incident around 11:20 p.m.

Police said more arrests are possible in the investigation.

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