Woman rushed to hospital after standoff in Alamo

Standoff in Alamo

Authorities surrounded a home in Alamo after a woman threatened to kill herself and then barricaded herself inside the house.

Police said they sent a SWAT team to a home located on 7th and DeSoto in Alamo just after 2 p.m. Monday afternoon following reports the woman brandished a gun.

Authorities tried communicating with the woman but she never responded.

A SWAT team decided to enter the home just before 4 p.m. Monday and discovered the woman had passed out.

Investigators said the woman was inside the home alone.

Paramedics rushed the woman to a local hospital but her medical condition is unknown.