AUSTIN (KXAN) — An Austin Police SWAT standoff at a home in north Austin has ended.
At around 9:17 a.m. were called to the 4300 block of Canyonside Trail, after reports of shots fired heard from a nearby home.
According to police, the incident began as a domestic dispute between a man and his wife. Police say the man barricaded himself inside the home for about an hour eventually shot himself.
At around 10:30 a.m, police were able to end the standoff.
The man in his 60s was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge with critical injuries.
The scene remains under investigation.