Jul 19, 2013 11:35 AM
CORPUS CHRISTI - A man with possible mental issues help police at bay for three hours inside his home last night.
Corpus Christi police were called to the home on Military Drive for a suicidal man, but when they arrived he refused to come out.
Officers closed of the street as they worked to convince the man to come out peacefully. There was a possibility he had a knife, police definitely saw he had a steel pipe in his hands.
He never threatened anyone directly and eventually threw the pipe outside the home.
SWAT officers entered the home just before 8 p.m. to take him into custody.
At this point, he probably won't face any charges. He was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation.
36 minutes ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more