Sioux Falls Police Standoff Ends Peacefully
A man who barricaded himself inside the L’Abri Apartment Complex in Sioux Falls overnight has ended peacefully.
Our news-gathering partner, KDLT News reports that police and SWAT units were on the scene since early Thursday morning. A mobile command office was set up about a block away from the apartment located on the corner of East 6th Street and Phillips Avenue.
According to KDLT News, 71-year-old Ronnie Lee Medenwaldt was threatening officers with a large butcher knife, before barricading himself inside his apartment. He was taken into custody without incident.
We should learn more about the story during the Thursday Police Briefing.