Grocery store suspect arrested following SWAT standoff - CBS46 News

Grocery store suspect arrested following SWAT standoff

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STONE MOUNTAIN, GA (CBS46) -

A suspect has been taken into custody following a SWAT situation in DeKalb County.

The man was was accused of robbing an Ingles grocery store in DeKalb County. He had locked himself in a home in the 400 block of Prince of Whales in Stone Mountain.

DeKalb Police say the man was able to flee the store with a handful of cash.

An Ingles spokesperson sent CBS46 the following statement:

"The armed robbery took place as we were opening this morning, and are glad no associates were injured. We provided law enforcement with security footage and understand a suspect has been apprehended."

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