BREAKING NEWS: Armed Standoff Reported In Rural Hunter Area

Sources tell KD-Country 94 and Z96.3 news that a young white male who has been sought after in recent days by authorities was discovered earlier today. The suspect reportedly led police and highway patrol officers to a rural area East of Hunter, and is engaged in an armed standoff. We have unconfirmed reports that there are local authorities and swat officers on site.

State Troopers had the access road to the area blocked off and referred us to the Kansas Highway Patrol Troop C Public Resource Officer in Salina who was unavailable for comment as of 4:45 p.m. this afternoon. There was a fixed wing aircraft visible and circling the area. The scene was was not visible from the road.

We will continue to update this developing story as information becomes available.