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Armed robbery suspects arrested after standoff with Phoenix police at Peoria home

The situation reportedly began after an armed robbery at a business near Camelback Road and N. 75th Avenue.
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PHOENIX — Phoenix police said they arrested suspected armed robbers after a standoff situation at a Peoria home. 

Phoenix officers were called to an armed robbery around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday. 

A man and a woman went into a store near Camelback Road and N. 75th Avenue and pointed a handgun at the victim as they took merchandise, police said. 

The suspects fled the scene and police tracked the getaway vehicle to a residence near West Fargo Drive and 91st Avenue in Peoria.

After a period of the suspects refusing to leave the residence, they were eventually arrested, police said.