Lubbock Police surround house with guns drawn, man arrested

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Near 42nd Street and Memphis Avenue (Nexstar/Staff)

LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Police surrounded a house with guns drawn near 42nd Street and Memphis Avenue on Thursday afternoon, according to a photojournalist at the scene.

Police provided an update after the incident ended, saying Christopher Reyna, 46, was arrested for unlawful carrying of a weapon. Police were also considering a charge against him for violating a protective order.

During the incident, an area near the house was blocked off from public access.

Image of Christopher Reyna from Lubbock Co. Detention Center

Police said officers were called just after 2:00 pm. There was a report of a man inside a woman’s home without permission. Police said he was armed.

At one point, he tried to sneak out, police said. Police negotiated with him to come out peacefully.

A little bit after 4:30 p.m, Reyna agreed to come out of the home. He was taken into custody without further incident.

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