HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 11, 2023 – A critical situation is currently unfolding at 654 North Sam Houston Parkway East, where a male individual has barricaded himself in an office building that houses several businesses. The Houston Police Department’s SWAT team, commanders, and the Public Information Officer (PIO) are en route to the location to manage the situation.
The building in question is home to a variety of businesses, including Waterhouse Dominguez & Storm, PLLC, and Harper Brothers Construction, among others. As of the current update, it remains unconfirmed which business the suspect is situated in.
Authorities are working diligently to secure the area and ensure the safety of the public. The HPD is likely to employ negotiation strategies in an effort to resolve the situation peacefully and prevent any harm to individuals in and around the building.
Further details regarding the identity of the individual and the reasons behind the barricade are not available at the moment. It is advised to avoid the area and allow the emergency services to conduct their operations without any hindrance.
Updates on the situation will be provided as more information becomes available. It is recommended to follow the official statements from the HPD for the most current updates on this developing situation.