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Robbery leads to standoff in southwest Valley

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Metro police and a SWAT vehicle at the scene of a standoff near South Fort Apache Road and West Hacienda Avenue on Sept. 20, 2016. (Source: Korie Chapel) Metro police and a SWAT vehicle at the scene of a standoff near South Fort Apache Road and West Hacienda Avenue on Sept. 20, 2016. (Source: Korie Chapel)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Las Vegas Metro police were involved in a standoff with a robbery suspect Tuesday afternoon.

Police said the person responsible for a business robbery was barricaded inside a home located on South Fort Apache Road, near West Hacienda Avenue.

The standoff started about 2:43 p.m., and police believe the barricaded person robbed a nearby convenience store.

About 5:20 p.m., police reported a suspect was taken into custody following a short foot pursuit. Police, however, said there may be a second suspect who remains on the loose. 

Stay with FOX5 for updates. 

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