Man arrested after active shooter incident in northern Kansas

PHILLIPS COUNTY, Kan. (KAKE) -

Authorities in northern Kansas say they have arrested a 45-year-old man after an active shooter incident/ 

Phillips County deputies were called at around 3:50 a.m. Monday to the incident in the 100 block of Franklin Street in Logan. The sheriff's office said in a news release that deputies determined it began as a domestic dispute and that the victim was able to exit the home without injury. 

Shots were fired inside and outside the home before deputies arrived on scene. 

Law enforcement established a perimeter and contacted the local school district. The release said there was no immediate danger to schools or the community. 

The suspect, 45-year--old Troy Kitzke was taken into custody without incident at around 8:30 a.m. He was booked into jail for domestic battery, aggravated assault, criminal threat and unlawful discharge of a firearm. His bond was set at $70,000.


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The Phillips County Sheriff's Office says they are working a contained situation in the town of Logan. 

A sheriff's deputy says it started sometime this morning on West Main. No one has been hurt. The deputy wouldn't go into further detail, but the department's social media pages have asked people to avoid the area.

The deputy tells KAKE News the school district has been notified and plans to go on with their day as normal.

A news release is expected to be released later today. Keep it on KAKE News to bring you the latest on air and online as soon as we get more details.

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