Armed suspect arrested after threatening to harm himself in store during Seffner SWAT situation

SEFFNER, Fla. - An armed suspect who locked himself in a car store Friday morning was taken into custody without incident, according to the Hillsborough county Sheriff's Office.

A SWAT team responded to The Car Store, located at 804 E Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Seffner, following reports of a man with a gun.

The manager was able to get all of the employees out of the store. People were evacuated from surrounding buildings. 

The armed suspect was threatening to hurt himself.

Officials were able to take him into custody and no one was injured.

He has not yet been identified.

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