Fayette County

Updated: Police standoff ends in south Lexington

Lexington: Anthony M. Harris, 29, was arrested and charged with terroristic threatening, menacing and third-degree assault of a police officer Saturday after a standoff with police.

No one was injured.

Police were originally called to 3860 McGarry Drive at 6:15 p.m. folllowing a report of a suicidal person who had access to a firearm. The street was closed for about an hour while police negotiated with him.

Harris told officers he had a gun, but he was seen with only a knife. He came out onto the porch with the knife while police talked to him. Police used a Taser on Harris and took him into custody.

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