On March 29 at about 12:25 pm Lafayette Police Department responded to the 200 Block of Kettle Circle for a report of a person perched on top of an electrical tower. After about thirty minutes, police officers, along with the Crisis Negotiation Team, were able to talk the individual into climbing down.
Police identified the individual as a 15-year-old female of Lafayette, IN. No other information is known at this time to as why the young girl climbed the tower. The juvenile did appear not injured, but is being observed at a local hospital.
Sgt. Scott Galloway
Lafayette Police Department