Man arrested after standoff, shooting at Alamo police
Mon, 12 Mar 2012 23:23:52 GMT —
A man is behind bars after a standoff where he barricaded himself inside a car and reportedly fired at police.
It all happened at the Economy Food & Gas store of Alamo Road and Expressway 83 shortly after 5 p.m. Monday.
A motive is not clear but Alamo police told Action 4 News that the suspect barricaded himself inside a car and fired at officers.
Authorities shut down the frontage road of the expressway and parts of Alamo Road during the incident.
Neighboring businsses, including a fast food restaurant were also evacuated.
Police told Action 4 News that officers were able to arrest the man right before 6 p.m. Monday.
The man's name is not being released at this time but he's expected to face multiple criminal charges.
Action 4 News will provide more updates as they become available.