Breaking: Police Standoff at Home of Baton Rouge Cop Killer in Kansas City (VIDEO)
The Baton Rouge cop killer was identified this afternoon.
Gavin Long (The Heavy)
Here is his website.
Gavin Long shot three police officers dead this morning and wounded three others in an ambush attack in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Kansas City police surrounded Long’s home tonight after a person inside met officers at the door with a gun.
BREAKING: Standoff reported at home of shooter Gavin Long in Kansas City. Neighborhood on lock down. Via @kmbc
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The person in the home has an ‘assault rifle’ according to reporters.
On Sunday evening, police taped off a scene believed to be Long’s most recent home in the 1100 block of East 77th Terrace.
Police surrounding the home and say there is a person inside with a gun. They are treating the area as if there is an imminent threat to surrounding residents and businesses.
Long was a former Marine, according to CBS News. He graduated from Grandview High School in 2005. The University of Alabama confirms Long attended the university for a semester in 2012 and made the Dean’s List. The university says UAPD did not have any interaction with him as a student.