SWAT situation at SE Austin apartment complex ends peacefully

CBS Austin

The Austin Police Department’s SWAT unit responded to an apartment complex in southeast Austin.

A spokesperson with the department stated that a domestic disturbance call was received at approximately 5:16 p.m. Saturday afternoon at the TRIO Apartments on South Pleasant Valley Drive, between East Riverside Drive and East Oltorf Drive.

The subject refused to exit the apartment and so SWAT was called to the scene around 7 p.m.

It is unknown if the subject was armed.

Residents in the surrounding area were either been evacuated or sheltering in place, authorities said.

The subject was taken into custody without incident around 10 p.m. according to police.

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