Suspect arrested after brief standoff in E. Toledo

EAST TOLEDO (WTOL) - The suspect in a standoff with Toledo police has been taken into custody.

The suspect, 43-year-old Leemon "Scotty" Armour, had been wanted for firing shots at officers early Monday morning at a house on Platt St.

The incident began around 10 a.m. Monday, May 18. Reports of shots fired at Delence and E. Broadway had streets closed off. We're told a person fired shots from a home near the intersection.

Witnesses say uniformed officers took cover behind their vehicles when shots were fired. SWAT officers then surrounded the area.

TPS says no schools were placed on lockdown during the brief standoff.