Woman in custody after standoff with Dallas police

Dallas police said they took a woman into custody and then to a hospital for a mental evaluation after a standoff Saturday afternoon.

This incident started just before 3 p.m., in the 6000 block of Skillman Street.

Very little information has been released at this time, but police said this was a barricaded person, and SWAT was called to the scene.


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They added that a woman was taken into custody and then to a hospital for evaluation.

There were no injuries reported.

No further details have been released as police continue their investigation.