Armed robbery suspect in stand-off with Kansas City police

Kansas City police are engaged in a stand-off at a residence in the 8500 block of Wilson Road as they pursue a suspect tied to an armed robbery early this morning.

At 6:38 a.m., police say they were called to the 5200 block of St. John Avenue to investigate an armed robbery involving three suspects. The men allegedly stole a vehicle.

After locating the stolen car at the Wilson Road address, police took two suspects into custody. A third suspect is believed to be inside the home, and a stand-off began at 8:27 a.m.

Katy Bergen: 816-234-4120, @KatyBergen