HPD: 1 in custody, 1 hospitalized after SWAT standoff in Missouri City

SWAT is responding to a barricaded person in Missouri City on Tuesday night.

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.

 

 

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. 

 

 

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