UPDATE 5:35 p.m. – Police waited outside a home in a neighborhood just south of Michigan Avenue for nearly 14 hours only to find it was empty when they finally busted in.
UPDATE 11:05 a.m. – A standoff on Lansing’s eastside continues, 12 hours after it began.
Police tell 6 News that it began with a fight between neighbors.
When that was over one man went to the hospital to be checked out for minor injuries and the other man locked himself in his home.
Since then police have surrounded the house and a woman was arrested for obstructing police at the scene.
6 News has crews at the house and will update this story online and on 6 News as needed.
UPDATE 7:15 a.m. – The wait continues outside a eastside Lansing home where police from four different agencies have surrounded a house on the 200 block of Mifflin Avenue.
Lansing Township Police chief Adam Kline tells 6 News that a man inside the house is armed with, what they believe to be, a knife.
The man refuses to leave the house.
When he does come outside Chief Kline says police will arrest the man for assaulting his neighbor.
Police have been on the scene since 10:30 p.m. last night.
This story will continue to develop and will be updated online and on 6 News.
LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – Police from several agencies have circled a house and blocked off part of an eastside Lansing neighborhood.
The house is located on the 200 block of Mifflin Avenue just south of East Michigan Avenue.
Lansing Police, Michigan State Police and Lansing Township Police are all on the scene.
6 News is told the police have been at the house since late last night.
There have been no reports of gunfire.
This story is developing and will be updated online and on 6 News.