Leander SWAT standoff ends without incident

Leander SWAT standoff ends without incident

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Leander SWAT standoff ends without incident

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by KVUE.com

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Posted on May 21, 2013 at 7:29 PM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 26 at 5:22 AM

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LEANDER, Texas -- A SWAT situation in Leander ended peacefully Tuesday night.

Leander Police Department say they received a call around 4:20 p.m. of a suicidal person inside a home.

Police say the man was the only person in the house on Presidio and Sonoma Cove.

Several houses were evacuated for precautionary measures.

People were asked to avoid the area and several roads were also blocked off.

Police say the man came out of the home voluntarily.

He is being taken to a hospital for psychiatric evaluation.

No charges will be filed.
 

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