Suspect arrested after being barricaded inside Fort Lauderdale barbershop

SWAT teams responded to a Fort Lauderdale barbershop where an armed robbery suspect has barricaded himself inside on Monday afternoon. 

He was later taken into custody, Fort Lauderdale police said. No additional people were inside the shop at the time. 

The barbershop is located at 860 S.W. 27th Avenue. Roads were blocked off in both directions surrounding the shop and police urged people to avoid the area.

The suspect entered the shop after a car accident nearby following an armed robbery. Fort Lauderdale police have two other suspects in custody.

Police with weapons drawn were seen as Sky 10 was overhead.


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