St. Cloud Hostage Standoff Ends with No Injuries

One person’s in custody after an hours-long standoff involving hostages at a bank in Saint Cloud.  Police say they were called to the Saint Cloud Wells Fargo Thursday afternoon after a bank robbery signal had been activated. Authorities identified the suspect who held hostages in a St. Cloud Wells Fargo for over eight hours Thursday as Ray Reco McNeary. Police say the suspect held five people hostage inside the bank.  They were all freed, and the suspect was taken into custody around 10:30 Thursday night, over eight hours after the standoff began.  Police haven’t said if the suspect had a weapon.  Police Chief Blair Anderson says officers were called to the Saint Cloud Wells Fargo yesterday afternoon after a bank robbery signal was activated.   

Authorities say the suspect held five people hostage inside the bank for more than eight hours.  They were all freed, and the suspect was taken into custody around 10:30 last night.