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18th St. standoff over: Four detained, including potential suspect

LPD reports South 18th Street between Brady Ln and Ortman Lane is back open.

Posted: Jun 1, 2018 10:20 AM
Updated: Jun 1, 2018 12:04 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) —  According to police, the standoff is over. Four people have been detained, including the person who was the potential suspect. LPD is asking people to stay clear of the area. 

LPD reports South 18th Street between Brady Ln and Ortman Lane is back open.

Lafayette Police Officers were originally responding to a call for service from the Indiana Department of Child Services DCS was at the home responding to a case with a seven-year-old child. 

According to Lieutenant Scott Galloway, police are responding to a standoff. The initial call reported a suspect had brandished a weapon at an officer during an investigation of the home.

No reports of injuries and the investigation is on-going.

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