Police arrested a suspect after he reportedly barricaded himself in a car for almost three hours Wednesday night in Brooklyn.
The incident began about 8 p.m. when officers chased the suspect from St. Louis into Illinois, according to a KMOV report.
The pursuit ended around Jefferson Street and Illinois 3.
A large number of police officers surrounded the car in Brooklyn, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Police were stationed in the parking lot at the Pleasure Palace, at 213 Washington St.
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Police believed the suspect was armed and wanted for kidnapping, according to Illinois State Police Trooper Calvin Dye Jr.
The suspect was arrested sometime after officers used use non-lethal rounds to break out the car’s window, according to the KMOV report.
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