Date: September 17th, 2012
Subject: Barricaded Robbery Suspect
On September 17th, 2012 at about 2:00 P.M. officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Center St. for a report of an armed robbery. Responding officers quickly developed a suspect in the robbery. Officers spotted the suspect in the 2000 block of Franklin St. The suspect ran from officers and entered 2004 Howe St. A perimeter was established and the Racine Police Department SWAT and Crisis Negotiation Teams were activated and responded to the scene.
At about 6:30 P.M. 3 adult males exited the home. The three adult males were taken into custody without incident and transported to the Racine Police Department.
No injuries have been reported from this incident. The investigation into this incident is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time.