A Police standoff in Odessa, MO happened last night 10/30/2012 on Chesnut street east of Johnson Drive. Higginsville, Johnson County Sherriff and State troopers were all on the scene. People in the area reportedly heard a helicopter thought to be assisting in the incident. Also there are reports of three gunshots fired. More information will be added when available.
The "shots" hear were really a type of teargas used to subdue the perp. He was armed with a handgun, but was knocked out in only his underwar when police apprehended him.
He was taken into custody and placed into the Odessa city jail.