Davis Boulevard Shut Down in North Richland Hills Due to SWAT Standoff | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Davis Boulevard Shut Down in North Richland Hills Due to SWAT Standoff

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    North Richland Hills police say a standoff ended peacefully after an armed man barricaded himself inside a home Friday morning.

    (Published Friday, Feb. 17, 2017)

    Police said they took a man into custody after a standoff at a North Richland Hills home Friday morning.

    North Richland Hills police said they responded to a domestic violence call at the home near the intersection of Davis Boulevard and Shadywood Lane at about 7:45 a.m. A SWAT team was called in to assist.

    Officers said they removed a 5-year-old girl from the home shortly after arriving.

    Police said the standoff ended peacefully just after 11 a.m. when officers convinced the man to exit the home and took him into custody. No further details about the arrest have been released.

    Police had shut down Davis Boulevard in both directions during the standoff.