UPDATE: Suspect Escapes Police Standoff
POSTED: Sunday, April 4, 2010 - 5:10pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 4:37am
UPDATE: Police are looking for a suspect who barricaded himself inside his East El Paso Apartment.
Polcie went to serve the man with a warrant , but they say he resisted arrest, assaulted an officer, then ran inside his apartment.
After a standoff that lasted close to five hours, police made their way in, only to find the suspect had escaped through a back window.
His identity has not been released.
Saturday April 3, 2010
EL PASO--- Breaking News out of East El Paso where a man has barricaded himself inside an apartment on the 1600 block of George Dieter Dr.
Police tell us the SWAT team was called out to the Valley Ridge Apartments.
Earlier this evening, police said they were serving a warrant at the same apartment complex.
The man, upon hearing the news, struggled with police and locked himself inside his apartment.
Police are trying to negotiate with the man.
We will have more updates as they become available here on KTSM.com.