Man Arrested for Threatening Family Member with Gun

Published 01/05 2012 07:30AM

Updated 01/05 2012 04:50PM

    After a more than 3 hour stand off Wichita County deputies arrest a man for threatening a family member with a gun.
    Sheriff David Duke says around 10:30 Thursday night they were called to a home in the 8000 block of FM 368 in Wichita County.
    A 911 call came in about an intoxicated male threatening a family member with a .45 caliber handgun.
    It took three hours for Deputies and SWAT to arrest a 41 year old man.
    He was taken into custody just before 2AM, without incident.
    Sheriff Duke says the man faces charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon/family violence.
    He also said they confiscated the gun as well as other weapons found inside the home.
    We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

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