Arrest Made After Standoff Near Division and National

A man is in custody after a standoff that lasted several hours after a robbery at the Kum & Go at the intersection of Division and National.

The suspect in the robbery used a knife to rob the store and then entered a home across the street where he engaged in a standoff with officers.

The man came out of the house and sat on the porch while continuing to talk to officers. The man reportedly began harming himself just before 9 a.m. and officers used less lethal force to take him into custody.

He was taken to a hospital for evaluation.

No announcement has been made on charges the man will face in connection with the incident.

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