SWAT standoff ends peacefully in NW Austin

AUSTIN - A standoff between a SWAT team and a man who was barricaded in his home ended peacefully after the man surrendered, according to the Austin Police Department.

Austin police and SWAT responded to a home in northwest Austin after receiving a report that a person was barricaded inside with weapons Sunday.

Police said they received the call just before 7 p.m. in the 7500 block of Fireoak Drive.



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