Day-long police standoff in south Louisville ends with man in custody
LMPD arrested Larry Sharpe on Wednesday, charging him with a series of burglaries on Dixie Highway.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A standoff is over after a burglary suspect barricaded himself in a home in south Louisville for hours on Thursday.
LMPD spokesman Officer Lamont Washington said officers tried to serve a warrant at the home on Arling Avenue off Taylor Boulevard about 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, but the man, identified later as Larry Sharpe, refused to come out of the home.
After several hours, police were able to take Sharpe into custody around 4:30 p.m.