UPDATE: Suspect in WF disturbance taken into custody

Suspect in custody
Published: Jan. 16, 2022 at 12:56 PM CST
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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) - UPDATE 1:49 P.M. - Wichita Falls police have arrested Bobby Cisneros, 42, after a stand-off that started just after 8 a.m. Sunday morning at 3153 Lela Lane in Wichita Falls. Cisneros will be charged with burglary of a habitation.

Police arrived at the residence after neighbors called about a disturbance. As reported, Cisneros is believed to have assaulted the female owner of the home. Officers found her screaming in the backyard and she was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say Cisneros knew the victim.

The victim said Cisneros broke into the home, assaulted her, and pointed a gun at her. He then barricaded himself in the home as officers set up a perimeter before calling in SWAT and negotiators. Negotiators were able to establish communication with Cisneros, but after losing contact they attempted to deploy gas.

Eventually, SWAT entered the home at about 1:30 p.m. and found Cisneros hiding in a closet. After Cisneros was taken into custody, police executed a search warrant but found no firearms.

UPDATE 1:05 P.M. - The suspect is in custody.

His identity has not been released at this time.

ORIGINAL STORY - Wichita Falls Police and SWAT are at the scene of a disturbance where a man barricaded himself inside a home.

They were called to Lela Lane Sunday morning in response to a family disturbance.

Police on the scene said a man and woman got into an argument that resulted in the man injuring the woman in the backyard.

Police were able to get the woman over a fence but said the man barricaded himself in the home.

This is a developing story. Stick with News Channel 6 for the latest.

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