Suspect in custody after barricaded himself inside southwest Houston apartment with baby, police say

SWAT responding to reports of man barricaded inside southwest Houston apartment with baby, police say (KPRC 2)

A suspect is custody after briefly barricading himself in southwest Houston apartment with a baby, authorities said.

The male was heard threatening to hurt himself before barricading inside in an apartment at a complex located in the 8100 block of Bellaire Boulevard.

HPD’s SWAT and hostage negotiations responded to scene around 4:30 p.m.

Police said the baby seems unharmed but is being assessed as a precaution.


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