Police surround Tractor Supply store in hours-long standoff

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BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) – Police surrounded a Tractor Supply store for hours overnight, and eventually apprehended a burglary suspect.

Al.com reports that the standoff with police began around 8 p.m. Monday at the Bessemer business when officers responded to reports of a robbery.

Lt. Christian Clemons said the arriving officers found an open door. Police said they believed a man inside was armed with an AR pistol.

Al.com reports that a suspect was apprehended around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday. Details on the arrest were immediately available.

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9/7/2021 6:51:53 AM (GMT -5:00)

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