LCPD: Barricade situation on Cambridge Court and Lake Street resolves peacefully

LCPD: Barricade situation on Cambridge Court and Lake Street resolves peacefully

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.

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