Man barricaded inside Pharr home now in custody
An armed man who barricaded himself inside a home in Pharr Tuesday morning is now in custody.
Negotiators with the Pharr Mental Health Unit and SWAT responded to the scene on the 900 block of East Lucas at 8 a.m., according to the city's Chief Communications Officer Michelle Lopez.
The man, who has not been identified, fired a weapon in his home. No injuries have been reported.
Officials say the area has been contained and there is no threat to the neighborhood.
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