SWAT standoff ends near Iroquois High School; suspect in custody

SWAT standoff ends near Iroquois High School; suspect in custody
A SWAT standoff ended peacefully after several hours Thursday near Iroquois High School.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A nearly five-hour standoff ended when a police SWAT team took a suspect into custody Thursday afternoon.

It's not clear why the unidentified man barricaded himself inside a home near Iroquois High School, prompting the standoff just before noon in the 1400 block of Arling Avenue.

The man will face charges, police confirmed.

No other details were immediately available.

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