MacGregor Inn Standoff

The standoff took place at the MacGregor Inn on East 6th Street last night. The suspect was wanted for an armed robbery at a Wal-Mart on 7th Street earlier that evening. After a couple hours of negotiations, the suspect surrendered himself peacefully.

36 year-old Patrick Hamilton was arrested and booked on charges of armed robbery, burglary, battery against an elderly, and obstructing and resisiting arrest.

During the robbery, three employees received minor injuries and were treated at local hospitals.