Man barricaded in northwest Harris County hotel taken into custody after hourslong standoff, deputies say

Suspect wanted for family violence barricaded in a northwest Harris County hotel on Oct. 2, 2020, deputies said. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – A man wanted for family violence barricaded himself for several hours in a hotel in northwest Harris County on Friday, according to deputies.

The incident started at 6 a.m. at Days Inn, in the 10600 block of Huffmeister Road.

Harris County deputies negotiated with the suspect to come out of the hotel. At 2:30 p.m., deputies said the suspect was finally taken into custody. There were no hostages involved in the standoff, officials said.

The suspect’s identity has not been released.


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