One person taken into custody Monday morning following incident in central Topeka

One person was taken into custody following an incident Monday morning in central Topeka, police said.
Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 9:45 AM CST
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - One person was taken into custody following an incident Monday morning in central Topeka, police said.

Multiple police units were stationed near S.W. 21st and Van Buren as they responded to the incident.

Streets in the immediate area were blocked to traffic as officers were on the scene.

Police could be heard on a loudspeaker asking for a man to come out of a residence in the 2100 block of S.W. Van Buren.

Around 9:45 a.m., a man appeared to come out of a residence with his hands up. The man was taken into police custody, and officers then reopened streets in the neighborhood to traffic.

The Topeka Police Department indicates that the events were related to a domestic incident and said no more information would be provided.