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Armed robber barricaded himself in his basement

On 12/8/11, at approximately 1030 p.m., SWAT along with patrol officers were on the scene of a barricaded man in the 3700 block of 14 Av S.

The suspect was wanted in connection with an October armed robbery and shooting in the 1700 block of Belmont Ave.

Verbal contact was established with the suspect. He indicated that he wanted to come out however, was stuck in the basement of his house. Shortly after midnight the suspect came out and was taken into custody without incident.

The 29-year-old suspect will be subsequently booked into King County Jail for Investigation of Robbery and Assault.