WFPD: Suspect in custody after hours long search

WFPD: Suspect in custody after hours long search

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - Wichita Falls police have a suspect in custody after an hours-long standoff on Avalon Place Sunday.

Officers on-scene told our reporter that they were called out for a burglary with the suspect possibly still inside the house.

Raymond Alaniz
Raymond Alaniz (Source: Wichita County Jail)

When police arrived on scene they learned the suspect had a gun and then called for the SWAT team.

Police made entry into the house around 9:10 p.m.

During the search of the house officers found the suspect’s shotgun.

Police tell us the suspect was hiding in the attic and was arrested after he fell through the ceiling.

Raymond Alaniz, 25, has been charged with burglary of a habitation.

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