Burglary suspect arrested after Chesterfield SWAT standoff

Chesterfield County

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — A burglary suspect barricaded himself in an empty Chesterfield apartment until SWAT team members and police were able to arrest him Monday morning.

Bria Leanna Young, also known as Robert Brian Young was wanted for breaking into five separate units at Falling Creek Apartments on Marina Drive between March 13 and March 19. According to police, the suspect allegedly took cash, cell phones, and credit cards.

Officers responded to Marina Drive to serve warrants to Young. When they got on scene, they said Young went into a vacant apartment and refused to leave.

Young was arrested shortly before noon, Chesterfield Police PIO Liz Carroon told 8News.

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