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Bell Co. SWAT Negotiates for 11 Hours with Belton Woman

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(KCEN) -- The Bell County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report that a 38-year-old woman was threatening to shoot herself at 2949 Sherwood Loop south of Belton.

According to Bell County Official, the call came on Saturday a little after 9 a.m. after the individual had fired shots, not striking anyone.

The individual had barricaded herself in a shed behind her house when deputies arrived at the home. Authorities attempted to make contact with the woman who continued to threaten suicide.

The area was secured and the Bell County SWAT team was requested to assist. After about 11 hours of intense negotiations, the woman surrendered to authorities without incident at 9:10 p.m. She was taken to Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Temple for further evaluation.





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