Suspect In Fort Worth Standoff In Custody
Updated on Sunday, Jan. 5 at 8:14 p.m.
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - A suspected shooter that triggered a standoff with Fort Worth police this afternoon is in custody.
The standoff took place near the Stockyards on the 2200 block of Clinton Ave., after a shooting that sent one person to the hospital.
The initial call a came in at 3:11 p.m., when police were told a person was shot at another location. The victim was transported to a hospital, and their condition is unknown at this time.
The suspected shooter then barricaded himself inside a home. Police evacuated the residents.
The FWPD SWAT team on scene fired tear gas into the home, and surrounded it. A fire sparked in the house, and caused minor damages to the structure.
The barricaded man was not injured and is custody. He has been charged with aggravated assault.
CBSDFW.COM will bring you more updates as they are available.
(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)
- UPS Calls In 2,600 Extra Workers After Holiday Delivery Delays
- Cowboys’ Romo Update: Complication In Back Surgery
- Flu Cases Spike In Texas, 13 Dead In Houston Area
- Deceased Teen Suspect Identified
- Victim Identified In Fatal Fort Worth Office Stabbing
PHOTOS: Your Pet Pictures