SWAT standoff ends with man in custody in west Houston

June 18, 2013 8:45:32 AM PDT
Police say an armed man who barricaded himself in a west Houston home was taken into custody.

According to Houston police, an officer responded to a disturbance call at a home on Hollowgreen at Panagard.

When the officer arrived, police say a suspect armed with a knife, punched the officer. The officer suffered a cut on his lip and was treated at the scene.

The suspect barricaded himself inside the home and a SWAT team was called out to the scene around 7:45am. After some time, the SWAT team moved into the suspect's bedroom and used a Taser to subdue him.

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