Standoff at South Shreveport apartment complex ends peacefully


Several police and EMS units are on the scene of an armed standoff at the Seasons Apartments in South Shreveport. (Source: KTAL/KMSS Staff)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – An armed standoff at an apartment complex in South Shreveport Tuesday afternoon appears to have ended peacefully.

Dispatch records show several police and EMS units were called to the Seasons Apartments on Walker Road near Bert Kouns Industrial Loop. at 1:20 p.m. for a welfare concern. Shreveport police Cpl. Glen Heckard said there was an armed person barricaded inside an apartment.

Just after 4 p.m., a woman was seen emerging from the apartment getting into an ambulance and heading to a hospital.

There are no reports of injuries.

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