Kansas City police say rape suspect surrenders

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KANSAS CITY, Mo.–Kansas City police say a man who is suspected of raping his neighbor surrendered peacefully after a standoff that lasted nearly six hours.

Police Officer Darin Snapp said in a statement that officers responding around 9:30 p.m. Sunday to a reported rape encountered a woman who said she was assaulted by her neighbor at his home.

Officers went to the man’s home and saw the suspect inside, but he at first refused to surrender.

The man surrendered about 3 a.m. Charges are expected later Monday.