An afternoon ruckus has emerged and local newsies are scurrying to the scene.
Here are the basics and the best info so far . . .
This afternoon just after 2:30p officers were called to a house in the 2000 block of Brooklyn on a prowler call.
A neighbor heard the sound of someone breaking into their neighbors house and saw a door that had been forced open and called police
Officers arrived and announced that police were there, a person inside yelled back to the officers but refused to come out.
A short time later the homeowner returned home and spoke with officers. The homeowner confirmed no one is supposed to be in the house. The homeowner also advised there are firearms inside the house.
Officers de-escalated and surrounded the house. They called for an Operation 100/standoff which brings additional tactical personnel, resources, and negotiators.
Officers and negotiators now are working to bring this standoff to a peaceful conclusion.
"At about 5:15p a male exited the residence on his own and was taken into custody without incident. Officers ensured no one else was inside the residence and the burglary investigation continues this evening."
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