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COPS IN STANDOFF WITH BARRICADED SUSPECT IN KANSAS CITY.



Kansas City law enforcement officials have been locked in a tense standoff for hours on Wednesday morning, as they try to apprehend a suspect who has barricaded himself inside a building.

According to the FBI, the suspect is wanted for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution, and agents were attempting to serve an arrest warrant when the man retreated into the 3000 block of Broadway Boulevard and barricaded himself inside.

The situation has prompted a massive response from Kansas City police, who have joined forces with the FBI to try and bring the standoff to a peaceful end.

The incident is still ongoing, and authorities are urging residents to stay away from the area until the situation is resolved.

Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.