Overnight Hostage Situation Ends In Norman


Saturday, August 23rd 2014, 9:04 am
By: News 9


Emergency Crews were called to the scene of a hostage situation overnight in Norman.

It started as a domestic situation around 2:20 a.m. Saturday in the 1300 block of Glen Oaks, according to Norman police.

Police say a 19-year-old man barricaded himself in a home along with a two-year-old, and when officers arrived at the residence, he fired one shot.

SWAT arrived on scene, and a negotiator successfully talked the man into surrendering around 5 a.m., according to police.

No injuries were reported.