Region 9/11 SRT Assists Fayette County with Armed Felon

Members of the ILEAS Region 9/11 Special Response Team assisted the Fayette County Sheriff's Office with the arrest of an armed felon inside a home in .  After a brief standoff, the suspect was arrested without incident after tear gas was deployed.  The Region 9/11 SRT provides tactical support for nearly three dozen counties in Southern Illinois. For more information, see the WJDB news website.