MESA, Ariz. (FOX 10) -- Loop 202 Red Mountain was closed in both directions at Broadway Road due to a police standoff that began with a pursuit in the area on Tuesday.
Phoenix Police Sgt. Vince Lewis says the suspect, identified as 34-year-old Juan Luis Beltran, assaulted an officer on the Loop 202 in Mesa.
Beltran was taken into custody just before 3:30 p.m.
VIDEO from the scene: facebook.com/FOX10Phoenix/videos/324478004913598
At 3:49 p.m., Arizona Department of Transportation officials stated, "Both directions of Loop 202 Red Mountain have reopened following a police incident."
Lewis says there were no injuries to officers and this was not an officer-involved shooting situation.
UPDATE: suspect in custody. pic.twitter.com/kyctlkb7Ge— jonathan roy (@JRFox10) May 14, 2019
UPDATE: Traffic on US 60 and L-202 Santan NB should NOT attempt to head north on L-202 Red Mountain. Traffic is currently stopped and cannot access the Broadway off-ramp. L-202 EB/SB traffic should exit at University or before and use city streets to access US 60. pic.twitter.com/oy2HwWM962— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) May 14, 2019