Three kids reportedly held hostage in south Houston

April 10, 2009 5:20:03 PM PDT
SkyEye 13 was over a standoff on Houston's south side that ended with a suspect in custody. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Police were called after a man with a gun was holding three children hostage at a home on Rosehaven near Reed Road. At one point, he threw out a gun from the home. Police eventually coaxed the man outside, where they approached him and tackled him to the ground.

The children were safely taken away.

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