Person arrested after hourslong standoff in Fort Bend Co. neighborhood, deputies say

Large law enforcement presence reported near neighborhood in Stafford (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

A man has been arrested after an hourslong standoff reported in a Fort Bend County neighborhood for most of Wednesday.

The scene was located in the 1700 block of Moore Road in Stafford.

According to deputies with the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office, the situation started off as a domestic disturbance call around 3:16 p.m.

When deputies arrived, they were initially able to safely clear the residence; however, one person somehow remained barricaded inside.

Deputies continued working until they safely apprehended the man.

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