SWAT situation cleared at southwest Louisville apartment complex; man in custody

UPDATE: SWAT situation cleared at southwest Louisville apartment complex

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man who barricaded himself inside of an apartment building, along with two females, came out peacefully and was taken into custody.

Police and SWAT teams were on scene Sunday investigating an incident at Country Place Apartments in southwest Louisville.

MetroSafe confirmed calls came in around 8:30 a.m. on reports of a possible stolen vehicle to the 9600 block of Lamborne Avenue at Country Place Apartments.

Louisville Metro Police Department spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said the suspect was wanted for outstanding warrants with several charges. The SWAT team was called in where a Hostage Negotiation Team made contact with him.

The suspect’s name has not been released.

One of the women inside the home was confirmed as the suspect’s mother. Police have not commented on the relationship between the other female who was inside and the suspect. The women were not considered hostages by police.

No one was injured.

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