Possible murder suspect in custody after SWAT situation

SWAT standoff on Sugar Hill Drive on June 28, 2016 (KXAN Photo/Chris Nelson)
SWAT standoff on Sugar Hill Drive on June 28, 2016 (KXAN Photo/Chris Nelson)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A murder suspect was barricaded in a South Austin home, as SWAT and first responders surrounded the house on Sugar Hill Drive, near the intersection of W. Slaughter Lane and West Gate Boulevard.

Austin-Travis County EMS says they were called at 12:59 p.m. Tuesday, but there are no reports of injuries.

Just before 4 p.m., the suspect was taken into custody.

Suspect taken into custody after standoff with SWAT on Sugar Hill Drive on June 28, 2016 (KXAN Viewer Photo)
Suspect taken into custody after standoff with SWAT on Sugar Hill Drive on June 28, 2016 (KXAN Viewer Photo)

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