AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An overnight standoff has ended in southwest Amarillo with one man in custody.
Around 10:54 p.m. Amarillo police were dispatched to the 3500 block of Lynette on a mental heath crisis involving a 54 year old man.
The man was said to possibly have a gun and could be a danger to himself and others.
Amarillo SWAT and APD negotiators attempted to make contact throughout the night.
The SWAT team began introducing chemical irritants into the residence around 4:00 a.m.
Around 6:00 a.m. police entered the home and found the man hiding in a closet.
He was taken into custody without incident and transported to the hospital for evaluation.
Amarillo Police tell us no charges have been filed at this time.