Burglary Suspect Arrested After SWAT Standoff in Fort Collins
According to a statement released by Fort Collins police, a man was apprehended on October 9 after actively burglarizing a business on Laporte Avenue in the 1600 block.
The man, identified by police as Richard Rader, was arrested after an informant noticed him breaking into the building. When officers arrived on the scene, Rader was still inside and after he was contacted by the officers he refused to come out.
The SWAT team then responded and Rader attempted an escape, but officers deployed pepperballs in order to deter him. He was then taken safely into custody.
Anyone with further information about the incident on October 9 is encouraged to call Detective Bryan Vogel at 970-416-2392.