Two Teenagers Arrested After Two-Hour Standoff At Fort Worth Gun Store
Fort Worth police have arrested two teenagers after a two-hour standoff with SWAT members outside a gun store early Wednesday. The teens, ages 15 and 16, remained on the roof of the gun store for two hours before surrendering.
[su_center_ad]According to Dallas News, police officers responded to a burglar alarm at around 12:15 a.m. at the Noble Gun Store. When officers arrived on the scene, the two suspects were on the roof of the store and refused to get down, police said.
Police say the teenagers climbed onto the roof and shimmied their way down an air conditioning vent and into the store, according to WFAA.
The teens appeared to have used store shelves as a ladder to work their way onto the floor.
The SWAT team and police negotiators were called in after the teens refused police orders to come down.
The suspects surrendered around 2:10 a.m., police said.
The unidentified teenagers have been charged with burglary of a building.
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