Farmington police nab suspect after short search

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON — Police apprehended a suspect after a search tonight on the northeast side of Brookside Park, according to a post on the Farmington Police Department Facebook page.

Scanner traffic indicated the individual being sought was a robbery suspect. Nonemergency dispatch indicated the incident developed shortly before 6 p.m., and the information posted on the department's Facebook page stated the suspect had been apprehended by 7:20 p.m. after a search that was concentrated near the tennis courts and skate ramps in the park. Residents had been asked to stay away from that area.

No other information about the incident was available tonight.