Waxahachie PD ended weapons disturbance peacefully Share:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Posted in Headline, Waxahachie on December 08, 2015 by Staff Report WAXAHACHIE — Waxahachie Police Department peacefully ended a weapons disturbance Monday, Dec. 7, after officers responded to an intoxicated subject with a rifle on Charlotte Street. Officers were sent to the location after a family member called in afraid for her and her family's safety. The family member reported that the suspect loaded the rifle and was threatening to kill someone.Officers arrived and immediatly set up a perimeter to contain the scene and protect the community. Waxahachie SWAT was called to help with the situation.Roadways into the neighborhood were closed and Charlotte Street was closed while the threat was ongoing. Residents in the area were evacuated for their safety.SWAT approached the location and detained the suspect without incident. The family members inside the residence were also removed without harm.After the subject was cleared medically he was taken for a medical evaluation. You may also be interested in readingFleeing bank robber detained by two citizensItaly PD issues safety warning for New YearsUPDATED: Walmart parking lot shooting suspect in custodyOff-duty Ferris police officer helped capture felony suspect in DallasAlleged gunman in critical condition after Ennis officer opens fireWaxahachie PD reminds residents of youth curfewRed Oak police investigating shooting on Falls CourtWaxahachie hires Wade Goolsby as next police chiefPolice make arrests during burglary of Waxahachie PawnOdors of death result in an ECSO and SPCA raid on dog training facility ← Sixth annual Ellis County Toy Drive a successSen. Cruz and Gov. Abbott push for passage of the State Refugee Security Act → You must log in to post a comment.