College Station PD: Scene clear, roads open following standoff with barricaded person at apt. complex

College Station police were on scene of a standoff at an apartment complex on Welsh Avenue near Southwest Parkway.
Published: Aug. 15, 2022 at 10:51 PM CDT
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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) -

3:30 a.m. update: College Station Police say the scene is clear and the roadways are back open.

11:30 p.m. update: College Station police are on the scene of a standoff at an apartment complex on Welsh Avenue near Southwest Parkway.

The incident is happening on Welsh Avenue at The Grove at Southwood apartment complex.

Reporter Donnie Tuggle is on scene and says some residents of the complex have been evacuated and several KBTX viewers have said on social media that they have heard shots in the area.

College Station police confirmed they were on scene with SWAT and negotiators for a barricaded person.

Police said the person inside the complex has fired a gun several times but not at officers and no shots have been returned. No injuries have been reported.

College Station firefighters and paramedics are also on scene standing by.

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