FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A suspect wanted for assaulting an officer has been taken into custody after an hours-long standoff with law enforcement and a SWAT team in Fort Worth Tuesday afternoon.
The scene of the standoff was in the 4900 block of Vega Court, just off Interstate-20.READ MORE: Duncanville ISD Police And Student Athletes Team Up To Encourage Positive Interactions
Police said they were serving a warrant regarding an assault on a Parker County officer when a standoff ensued.READ MORE: Arlington Native Maren Morris Wins Female Artist Of The Year At ACM Awards
An armored SWAT vehicle and numerous officers in SWAT gear could be seen from Chopper 11 through the event.MORE NEWS: Fort Worth Officer Fatally Shoots Armed Attempted Carjacking Suspect, Chief Says
Further details have not yet been released as the investigation continues.