Police catch Willimantic standoff suspect
WILLIMANTIC– A man accused in a Willimantic armed robbery Sunday night has been arrested.
Joshua Omar Sauri was caught just after midnight Wednesday in the area of Cameo Drive by a K9 unit.
Police said he robbed two women at gunpoint Sunday night on Gem Drive and then holed up in a nearby home where there was a stand-off with police. But they said somehow Sauri managed to escape.
He faces robbery and larceny charges and is due in court Wednesday morning.