LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A barricade situation at the intersection of Cambridge Court and Lake Street has been resolved.
The Lake Charles Police Department closed a portion of Lake Street near Cambridge Court in connection with the situation.
Authorities said the armed subject barricaded himself in the back of a shop area at a home.
Police are not pursuing an arrest at this time but want to take the subject to a local hospital for treatment.
Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s deputies, Lake Charles Police officers, and Acadian EMT’s responded to the incident.
KPLC will have more information as it becomes available.