Shawnee police in pursuit and standoff

Shawnee police in pursuit and standoff

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Update:

The standoff has been resolved peacefully.

 

According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) spokesperson, the OHP was called in to assist with a pursuit by Shawnee police.

The pursuit went westbound on I-40 and near McCloud Rd the suspect crashed his vehicle.  The suspect exited his car with weapon and a standoff ensued.

Traffic in the area if moving but motorist have been asked to avoid the area if possible.

 

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