Suspect gives himself up in South Austin SWAT situation

South Austin SWAT situation ends when man hands himself over (KXAN Photo/ Julie Karam)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man is custody after an Austin Police SWAT team situation outside a home in South Austin Wednesday morning.

Police say the call came in around 1 a.m. early Wednesday morning at home in the 10800 block of Watchful Fox Drive. Officers were called out to the home for a domestic disturbance. Police arrived near the intersection of North Platt River Drive just south of Slaughter Lane near Akins High School.

After a standoff, the SWAT team used distraction devices to enter the home. Once they were inside the man finally gave himself over to police just before 5 a.m. without incident.

No one was hurt. Police are not releasing any other details at this time.

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