INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — One person is in custody after an hours-long standoff with police in Independence.
It started around 11:30 Sunday morning near South Hocker Ave. and East Sea Ave. Police say officers took the suspect into custody shortly before 5:00 p.m.
The suspect is wanted in connection with the robbery of a cab driver around 11:30 Sunday morning. The driver told officers the suspect pulled a gun during the crime.
Independence police say an investigation into the armed robbery is underway.