MISSOURI CITY, Texas- One person was taken into custody and another was hospitalized following a SWAT standoff in Missouri City on Tuesday night, authorities said.
According to the Houston Police Department, the standoff started after the Houston Fire Department showed up to check on an elderly man inside a home located in the 16300 block of Morning Quail Court.
SWAT and PIO responding to barricaded male at 16323 Morning Quail Ct Reports of elderly person in residence as well. #hounews— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) July 12, 2017
Police said the man's son then threatened firefighters before barricading himself in the home.
A Special Weapons and Tactic Team (SWAT) eventually entered the home, arresting the suspect.
SWAT has entered the house, and exited. EMS crews have now pulled up and gone inside with a stretcher. pic.twitter.com/rrSvV4KZbC— Brett Buffington (@BrettKHOU) July 12, 2017