SWAT standoff in southwest Houston ends peacefully

Police say a man was holed up inside an apartment unit for a couple of hours before surrendering to police.

December 5, 2013 3:59:33 AM PST
A man was taken into custody this morning after a police standoff in southwest Houston.

Authorities were called to the scene on Ormandy near South Main just before 2am.

Investigators say the man was armed with a gun and refused to come out. A SWAT team was called out to negotiate with the man. He eventually came out and was taken into custodty without incident.

There is no word of any injuries.

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