Waco police block off streets for negotiations

Posted at 2:34 AM, Jan 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-04 06:26:19-05

Police blocked off Benton Dr. between Robinson Road and 27th Street for negotiations early Thursday morning. 

Waco police said a woman had barricaded herself inside a home at around 10 p.m.

The woman was refusing to communicate with officers. SWAT was called to assist the officers and negotiations took place for about seven hours.

At around 5 a.m., the woman was taken into custody and transported to a medical facility for a mental health evaluation.

No one was hurt in the incident.

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