PLANTATION, FLA. (WSVN) - Police transmissions captured the moment authorities arrested a man accused of sending explosive devices to high-profile Democrats across the country through the mail.
A recording captures an officer ordering units to shut down U.S. 441 near an AutoZone in Plantation as 56-year-old Cesar Sayoc was taken into custody.
Officer: “Referencing Signal 46, suspect at the AutoZone, I believe it’s the 600 block of South State Road 7. I’m gonna need units to shut down 441 northbound and southbound between Broward and Peters.”
Officer: “Yeah, we just took him into custody … We have concern reference Signal 46. We want the road shut down, and then we’ll start evacuating.”
“Officer: “307, can we get some marked units to start clearing the businesses north of the AutoZone?”
Witnesses said Sayoc didn’t resist when armed police officers swarmed in and arrested him.
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