South Austin SWAT standoff ends with suspect in custody

APD Austin police

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police have a person in custody after that person had been barricaded inside a South Austin home.

The SWAT callout came at 11:08 a.m. in the 2800 block of Jadewood Court. While police asked people to avoid the area, they have now cleared the scene after the person came out from inside the home. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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