Woman Arrested in Grape Creek After Armed Standoff


GRAPE CREEK, TX — A Grape Creek woman has been arrested after a long-armed standoff with the Tom Green County Sheriff's Special Response Team.

Law enforcement was dispatched to a home on Wheatland Drive in Grape Creek early Friday morning. 

Law enforcement officers, armed with long guns, were seen patrolling the area.

Sheriff Nick Hanna confirmed that a man in his 60s was injured after an altercation with a woman in her 30s. The two lived together with a child.

A resident claimed that the woman had chopped off the man's finger, although this detail remains unconfirmed. 

Sheriff Hanna said that the woman was armed with a knife and had threatened to harm herself.

The woman was arrested and observed screaming and acting frantically during the arrest. 

Sheriff Hanna mentioned that charges are pending, and a press release will be issued. 

Subscribe to the LIVE! Daily

The LIVE! Daily is the "newspaper to your email" for San Angelo. Each content-packed edition has weather, the popular Top of the Email opinion and rumor mill column, news around the state of Texas, news around west Texas, the latest news stories from San Angelo LIVE!, events, and the most recent obituaries. The bottom of the email contains the most recent rants and comments. The LIVE! daily is emailed 5 days per week. On Sundays, subscribers receive the West Texas Real Estate LIVE! email.


Most Recent Videos

Post a comment to this article here:

X Close