Standoff in Temple ends peacefully
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
TEMPLE -- A standoff Tuesday night in Temple ended peacefully.
It happened in the 700 block of Turley Dr. just after 6 pm. Police say a man was threatening to harm himself.
the man was alone in his house, but police say he was armed and immediately reacted.
Negotiators started with a telephone call to the man while the SWAT team stood by.
Just before 9:30 pm, he surrendered and was taken to a local hospital for evaluation.