GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Greensboro police say they were in a standoff with a barricaded suspect that led to a shooting.
Friday morning, police and SWAT team members were staged on Golden Gate Drive with officers spotted entering and exiting a home. This is right off State Street where shops and restaurants are located.
Police have been at the scene since about 5 a.m. and were still on the scene as of 9 a.m.
Officers have not released any details on what led to the standoff.
A nearby business owner said they hope everyone stays safe and fears this could impact business today.
The road was closed during the incident. Police announced that all lanes of travel had reopened at 1:57 p.m.
Police are investigating the incident as an aggravated assault, and the suspect has been taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation is active and ongoing.