Suspect arrested after an hours long standoff

A man is behind bars after an hours long stand-off with law enforcement.

Authorites say, 46-year-old Charles Lamont Mason Jr. has been charged in connection with an armed robbery that occurred in the 2100 block of College Drive on Dec. 26.

Charles Lamont Mason Jr

Around 3:15 Monday afternoon, authorities began the standoff and it lasted more than four hours.

Mason faces charges of armed robbery with a firearm,  false imprisonment with a deadly weapon and resisting an officer.

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