SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - According to police, a male suspect broke into a vehicle parked near McDowell and Granite Reef roads in Scottsdale Friday afternoon.
He then barricaded himself inside a nearby bar, Playa Bar.
Kasey D. Kauakahi, 37, was taken into custody around 2:20 p.m. after walking out of the bar.
He went into the bar around 1 p.m., according to police.
Witnesses watching the vehicle break-in from surveillance video said Kauakahi had a handgun.
He left the vehicle and entered Playa Bar. Scottsdale police set up a perimeter.
Police say the bar and neighboring businesses were evacuated.
Roads were briefly closed in the area.