SWAT Surrounds W. Fort Worth Home

No schools on lockdown during the standoff

By Frank Heinz
|  Friday, Nov 11, 2011  |  Updated 1:44 AM CDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Standoff Ends, Man Taken Into Custody

advertisement

A SWAT team surrounded a home in Fort Worth's west side Thursday afternoon while pursuing a man suspected of robbing a Benbrook bank.

Benbrook police said a man in a ski mask entered the American National Bank in the 6000 block of Southwest Boulevard and displayed a weapon at about 2:05 p.m. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Fort Worth police officers surrounded the home on the 6400 block of Greenway Drive, off Camp Bowie Boulevard south of Interstate 30, at about 3 p.m.

A man at the home surrendered to police and was arrested on suspicion of aggravated robbery.

No schools were placed on lockdown during the standoff.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get NBCDFW on Mobile!
Get NBCDFW's free news and weather... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out