ROUND ROCK, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - An early morning SWAT standoff in Round Rock ended peacefully.
Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody said the situation began around 4:00 am Monday. Sheriff Chody said a man assaulted his wife and kicked her and his mother-in-law out of the house.
He held onto his baby.
SWAT call at Diego CV came to a peaceful resolution. Suspect in custody & baby safe. Units are clearing the scene. There is no longer a risk to the public involving this incident. pic.twitter.com/9rKuWqHnum— Williamson County Sheriff Chody (@SheriffChody) July 8, 2019
The man was armed and came out of the house several times with a gun, according to the sheriff's office. Sheriff Chody says the suspect never threatened deputies.
SWAT officers negotiated with the man. He eventually surrendered.
The man now faces a charge of Assault/Family Violence.