Situation near New Tampa Highway in Lakeland ends peacefully

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) — A situation on New Tampa Highway in Lakeland ended peacefully Tuesday night.

No arrests were made, but police previously said a suspect refused to exit a home inside a nearby mobile home park.

Other residents in the mobile home park were relocated to a safe area in the park.

Officers blocked off New Tampa Highway between Wabash Avenue and Chesnut Road for a period of time on Tuesday. The road has since reopened.

More details will be released Wednesday morning.


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