Armed Suspect Barricaded in Attic for Five Hours


Man with gun hides in attic of house for five hours.

June 15th, 2019: Tonight around 5 p.m., Constable Deputies with Precinct 4 responded to a disturbance with a weapon in the 17600 block of Stargazer Point in Spring. When deputies arrived, the male suspect barricaded himself in a back room of a house and threatened to shoot any cop who entered. After that statement, deputies pulled out and called for SWAT to respond. When SWAT arrived and made entry into the house, they originally thought the male escaped but it was quickly discovered that he was hiding in the attic. After about five hours in the attic, the suspect surrendered peacefully and without incident. His charges are unknown at this time.