UPDATE: SWAT standoff ends peacefully in New Orleans East
UPDATE: NOPD says the suspect surrendered peacefully.
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – An NOPD S.W.A.T. team is currently involved in a standoff with an armed man in New Orleans East.
Officers were called to a home in the 6900 block of Bundy Road near the I-10 service road around 1 a.m. Monday.
That’s where police say they encountered an armed man who had barricaded himself inside of a home.
A S.W.A.T. team was called to the location and they are currently negotiating with the man to end the situation peacefully.
The man has no hostages.