Man in custody after SWAT standoff near downtown

By John Brannen - Web Editor
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(Photo by KPRC Local 2 Photojournalist John Treadgold)

HOUSTON - A man was arrested after a SWAT standoff near downtown.

It happened on the 2600 block of Chenevert Street and McGowen Street.

Police received a call around noon about an assault in progress.

The man allegedly assaulted a woman before barricading himself inside a house alone, according to authorities.

Stay tuned to KPRC Local 2 and for more details as they come in.

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