EMS crew retreats, requests for backup after confrontation with a gun

A SWAT team was called after a person in the residence confronted the responding crew with a gun

By EMS1 Staff

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A SWAT team was called in after a man confronted an EMS crew with a gun.

WAVE3 reported that the EMS crew was responding to a call about a sick person when they heard gunshots and notified MetroSafe.

Major Josh Judah said a person in the residence confront the crew with a gun. They backed out of the home and Louisville Metro Police Department SWAT hostage negotiation teams were called.

Major Judah said the person was arrested without incident.

We will update you when more information becomes available.

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