Police take 16-year-old armed robbery suspect into custody - KCTV5

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Police take 16-year-old armed robbery suspect into custody

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@ChiefForte: @kcpolice House searched (not in photo) in 3600 blk of Agnes for suspect w/neg results. K9 on scene @ChiefForte: @kcpolice House searched (not in photo) in 3600 blk of Agnes for suspect w/neg results. K9 on scene
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

Police say they have taken a 16-year-old armed robbery suspect into custody.

The reported robbery took place about 12:30 p.m. at East 41st Street and Chestnut Avenue.

Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forte said his officers were less than a mile north at East 36th Street and Agnes Avenue as they searched for the teenaged suspect. They believed he was hiding in the area and they brought in their K9 unit.

About 1:10 p.m. Forte said they took the suspect into custody. He thanked the involvement of the community with police.

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