Man surrenders after hours-long police standoff in Harwood Heights

Chicago News

A suspect is in custody

HARWOOD HEIGHTS, Ill. – A man surrendered to a SWAT team after an hours-long standoff in the Northwest suburbs.

Police said a man had barricaded himself inside a home in Harwood Heights, near Lawrence and Odell avenues, for several hours Sunday evening.

The incident apparently led to a standoff with an area SWAT team. 

Around 8:45 p.m., the man was taken into custody.

NEXT: Two anchors of COVID safety net ending, affecting millions

No further information has been provided by police at this time.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Latest News

More News