Man surrenders after SWAT standoff with woman inside motel room

HOUSTON -- A Houston police SWAT team was on the scene of a man barricaded inside a motel on the southwest side early Wednesday.

Around 2:40 a.m. police responded to the 9600 block of W. Sam Houston Parkway near Bissonnet where a man refused to come outside for police.

It was feared the man was armed, but he eventually surrendered without incident. No weapon was found, according to police.

Police say the man held a woman in the motel room with him, but she was not hurt.

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