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Police: SWAT called for robbery suspect barricaded in home

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A man wanted for robbery was arrested by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg SWAT Unit after barricading himself in his home, according to CMPD.

Shakeem Dickens, 20, was wanted on warrants for robbery. Just after 8 a.m. Monday, CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team responded to Dickens' home on Farm Pond Lane to apprehend him.

When they arrived at the home, police said, Dickens barricaded himself inside.

The SWAT Team was called, and Dickens was taken into custody without any further incident.

He was taken to Police Headquarters for questioning.

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