Suspect in custody following SWAT standoff in west Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Police Department responded to a “person with a weapon” call in the 2800 block of Las Vegas Trail just after 5:30PM this evening.

Dispatched information indicated a person was inside an apartment, possibly with a 5-year-old child, and refused to come out.

The situation quickly escalated into a SWAT callout.

Multiple officers responded to the scene and assisted in apprehending the suspect. The suspect is in custody at this time. No reported injuries.