Moberly Police Arrest One Following Standoff

Moberly Police have made an arrest after a man barricaded himself inside a room at the Super 8 Motel just after 8:00 last night. [Friday]

Officers responded to the motel when they received reports a man was making a disturbance and threatening to kill motel staff when he was asked to leave.


Police attempted contact with the man, but were also met with threats, and he had used all available locks to barricade the door.

A search warrant was executed and the man was taken into custody without further incident.

His identity has not been released pending formal charges from the prosecutor.

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