UPDATE (04/024/2023 – 1:35 P.M.) — The Lansing Police Department confirmed with 6 News that they have arrested the man who had himself barricaded at the Cedar Place Apartments.
LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Officers with the Lansing Police Department are at the Cedar Place Apartments, attempting to detain a man armed with a knife.
According to an officer with LPD, police and firefighters arrived at the 200 block of West Jolly Road at around 3:02 a.m., after getting reports that a man had barricaded himself in an apartment with a knife.
Officers are currently in contact with the man, who is contained to one apartment unit.
When 6 News arrived at the complex, there were two Lansing firetrucks and multiple police cars surrounding the building entrance.
Police said they do not believe that there is a threat to the public.
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