Standoff At Texas Home Ends With One Dead, One Wounded

HOUSTON (March 23, 2013)--A SWAT standoff ended Saturday at a Houston home with the gunman shot and wounded and a second man dead.

Police say the dead man, killed in a stabbing, was the gunman's father.

The standoff Saturday lasted about five hours, ended after the gunman fired toward officers outside.

They returned fire.

The wounded man was taken to a hospital.

His condition wasn’t disclosed.

Police initially went to the house after a call from a relative saying someone with a knife was threatening residents.

The names of the people involved weren’t immediately released.


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