LAKEWOOD, Colo. — A Lakewood apartment building was evacuated Wednesday night due to a barricaded suspect.
The Lakewood Police Department issued the evacuation for Building 6 at 1785 Kendall St. about 7:15 p.m., according to an alert from the Jefferson County Emergency Communications Authority.
“There is a threat to your safety and you should leave this area immediately,” the alert read.
The suspect — a man — was taken into custody about 9:30 p.m., police said.
He was wanted by Denver police for aggravated robbery, a parole violation and failure to register as a sex offender.
— Alex Rose (@AlexRoseNews) January 16, 2020