SWAT Team Ends 4-Hour Standoff
POSTED: Sunday, October 16, 2011 - 4:45pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 3:17pm
EL PASO - Police arrested a man this morning after a four hour standoff with the El Paso SWAT Team.
Police say the man barricaded himself inside his apartment with a gun. It happened around 3 o'clock Sunday morning at the Lake Fairway Apartments in the 11,000 block of Vista Del Sol.
We're told the man locked his wife inside the apartment with him after they got into a fight, but she eventually walked out. Police had to use tear gas to get the man out.
Police charged him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. They have not released his name.