Robbery suspect arrested after barricading himself inside Colorado Springs apartment

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A teen has been arrested after a short standoff with police at The Willows at Printers Park Apartments Monday.

Police say 18-year-old Alex Walton led officers on a short foot chase before locking himself in a nearby apartment in the complex located in the 2200 block of Willow Tree Grove.

Officers were able to secure the area and Walton voluntarily exited the apartment a short time later.

He was taken into custody.

Authorities were able to find Walton after a caller reported the robbery and the victim provided authorities with Walton’s information and description.

No injuries were reported.

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