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Suspects in custody following armed robbery, bi-state police chase

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Skyzoom 4 captured video of three men in handcuffs in Caseyville Monday morning. Skyzoom 4 captured video of three men in handcuffs in Caseyville Monday morning.
Skyzoom 4 captured video of suspects in handcuffs in Caseyville Monday morning. Skyzoom 4 captured video of suspects in handcuffs in Caseyville Monday morning.

CASEYVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) – Four suspects were taken into custody in Caseyville following an armed robbery in Maryland Heights Monday morning.

A man armed with a knife entered a Mobil on the Run store on Riverport Drive in Maryland Heights and demanded money around 4:30 a.m., police said. 

After leaving the robbery scene, the suspects, one woman and three men, drove away in a stolen Pontiac Bonneville, leading police on a chase into Caseyville, the Associated Press reported.  

Around 6 a.m., Skyzoom 4 was over eastbound Interstate 64 near Route 157 and captured video of three suspects in handcuffs in the grass on the side of the road. There was also a vehicle in the grass near the handcuffed suspects. 

Police vehicles from the Illinois State Police Department, Velda City and Maryland Heights were all seen at the scene. 

No one was injured during the armed robbery or police chase. 

No other information has been released.

News 4 has a crew on the scene and will update this story on News 4 This Morning when more details have been released.

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