La PORTE — An attempt to serve warrants on Wednesday afternoon in La Porte led to an eight-hour standoff between police and a suspect threatening to harm himself, according to police.

At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, the La Porte County Fugitive Apprehension Street Team and La Porte Police Detectives Bureau attempted to serve arrest and search warrants to an individual at a residence in the 200 block of Belden Street, according to La Porte Police Chief Paul Brettin.

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