Kansas City man in custody after three-hour standoff with police

A man in three-hour standoff with Kansas City police was taken into custody by police without incident Sunday evening.

Police has responded around 6 p. m. to the report of a disturbance in the 2300 block of East 81st Street. There were reports that a man inside the house was armed.

The incident ended some time after 9 p. m. with no shots being fired, police said.

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