A report of burglary led to a high speed chase in Independence, and eventual standoff.
According to authorities, at approximately 2 o’clock Friday morning, a victim was robbed outside a home in the 12300 block of East 41st Terrace. The victim chased the suspects to an area Taco Bell; the suspects were then able to get into a car. Police arrived on scene and allegedly, the suspects attempted to ram the cruiser. Police fired shots at the vehicle has it sped away, it’s unclear if anyone was injured.
Eventually the two suspects were able to barricade themselves in a nearby home at an undisclosed location. However, they were arrested at approximately 6:30 a.m.
We are working to gather more information and will bring those details to you as they become available.