Robbery suspect surrenders after standoff

May 6, 2011

Indianapolis police arrested a robbery suspect on the city's southeast side after a SWAT situation Thursday afternoon. SWAT was called to a home near State and Pleasant streets, east of the Fountain Square area, following a robbery at a Church's Chicken restaurant. Neighbors said they saw a young man running through the neighborhood with money flying out of his backpack. Police blocked off part of the neighborhood. About an hour later, the suspect surrendered. He is now in police custody.