Man faces child endangerment charges after standoff

Man faces child endangerment charges after standoff

SWAT has responded to a situation shortly after 5 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 13900 block of Ella Boulevard in north Houston.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on January 28, 2013 at 10:02 AM

HOUSTON - A man faces child endangerment charges after he was accused of threatening to harm himself and a 4-year-child he had in his custody during a standoff Sunday with police in northwest Harris County, according to the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.

SWAT responded to a situation shortly after 3 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 13900 block of Ella Boulevard.

There deputies said that the suspect was held up in one of the apartment units, and threaten to kill himself and the child.

Just after 6 p.m., SWAT breached the apartment and disabled the suspect with Tasers. He was taken into police custody. The child was not harmed.

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