EPD: Standoff Comes to End, Suspect Charged

UPDATE

The suspect has been arrested and charged. Evansville Police said 56-year-old Brian Scott Fleming was arrested on two felony warrants, with more charges expected to come related to the stand off.

They say no additional shots were fired and there were no injuries.

Authorities say the stand-off ended after SWAT launched pepper gas into the residence.

Original

Evansville Police Officers are currently involved in a standoff.

This is a developing situation happening on east Delaware Street.

Police say they were trying to serve a felony warrant when gunshots were fired inside the home.

Officers backed off.

No shots were fired by police and there are no reports of injuries.

Police say crisis negotiators are attempting to contact the person or persons inside.

A tactical team is also on the scene.

The area is currently blocked off.

Eyewitness News will provide updates as they become available.


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