Fugitive arrested by SWAT team at east Austin home


AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Police Department SWAT team has arrested a fugitive who barricaded himself inside an east Austin home Thursday night.

Officers responded to Delano Street, just west of US 183 and Techni Center Drive, at 6:03 p.m. Neighbors were evacuated and adjacent streets were closed.

Police said in a 9:30 p.m. update that the suspect, who has not been named, left his home and was taken into custody.

He was wanted on a felony larceny warrant. Another man was detained as part of the investigation. 

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