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Standoff underway at bank in northeastern Louisiana
ST. JOSEPH, La. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A standoff is underway in northeastern Louisiana.
Police say a gunman has taken three people hostage at a bank in St. Joseph, Louisiana.
A negotiator has been talking to the suspect for hours, and police say the gunman has been making demands.
The three hostages are bank employees, and at this hour, no one has been hurt.
Police say the suspect is a member of a family that owns a store across the street from the bank.