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Topeka Police arrest man after he barricaded himself in a home

The Topeka Police Department took Elias Solis, 46, in for questioning. He was later booked into...
The Topeka Police Department took Elias Solis, 46, in for questioning. He was later booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections.(SNCO)
Published: Jul. 6, 2021 at 1:40 AM CDT
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Topeka Police Department arrested a man Monday night after he barricaded himself inside his home.

Officers were called to the 2400 block of SE Illinois just after 8 p.m. looking for a man in connection to several felonies.

Topeka Police said they had reason to believe the suspect had barricaded himself inside a home in the area.

TPD’s Response Team and Crisis Negotiators were also called to assist.

Officers took Elias Solis, 46, in for questioning more than two hours later.

Solis was later booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections on five counts of aggravated assault, aggravated battery, and aggravated burglary.

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