KBTX | Bryan & College Station, TX | Aggieland News

CS Standoff Ends Peacefully

By: Sylvia Villarreal & Mike George Email
By: Sylvia Villarreal & Mike George Email

A standoff at Willowick Apartments in College Station ended peacefully just before 10 a.m. Monday.

Dexter Neil Amos, 35, has been arrested and is being questioned by authorities. Police say the person who called 911 said Amos pulled out a gun after an argument between Amos and a family living at the complex escalated.

However, authorities say no weapon has been found at the scene.

Amos was arrested for outstanding warrants for traffic violations in Bryan and for a misdemeanor family violence charge.

A SWAT team from College Station Police was called to the complex to negotiate with Amos.

During the incident, Willowick residents were asked to stay indoors. The apartments are located near Southwest Parkway and Wellborn Road in College Station.

Southwest Parkway was closed during the disturbance, but has now reopened.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 43771452 - kbtx.com/a?a=43771452