Several agencies respond to standoff in Tippecanoe County subdivision

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A heavy police presence swarmed Monument Drive in the Stonehenge subdivision outside West Lafayette Thursday night after a woman was shot in Monticello.

Police were called to the shooting in Monticello around 5:45 p.m. Indiana State Police say the person of interest then fled to West Lafayette and barricaded himself inside a home.

Indiana State Police, the Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office, West Lafayette police and Monticello police were on scene.

Police set up an off-site command post at Klondike Elementary School.

News 18 was at the scene as the Tippecanoe County Special Response Team executed a search warrant of the home.