Lafayette Hostage Situation Clear; Suspect in Custody
LAFAYETTE--A standoff at an apartment complex on West Congress Street is over after police took the suspect into custody.
It happened before 7 a.m. at a complex near Winchester Drive.
According to the Lafayette Police Department, that situation is no longer in progress. Sources tell KPEL that the standoff began as a domestic dispute. Police are still investigating to find out more details.
Traffic in the area was held up by that situation. At last check, traffic there is now clear.
Are resident who lives in that complex posted a picture of the scene while it was still active.