San Antonio police surround armed man barricaded inside Red McCombs body shop

The building has been evacuated but the scene is still active.

Person barricades themselves inside car dealership, police say scene is 'active'

Person barricades themselves inside car dealership, police say scene is ‘active’

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San Antonio Police Department officials have reported that there is an individual that has barricaded themselves inside a car dealership in the 4800 block of NW Loop 410. Police say that no shots were fired but the man is armed, according to San Antonio Express-News reporter Jacob Beltran.

The man is barricaded by himself inside the Red McCombs body shop, according to Beltran. The location is being evacuated, but the scene is still considered active as of 12:30 p.m. on Monday, August 1.

The San Antonio Police Department reported that the individual is a 34-year-old man, but the police are unaware as to why the person is on the run or has locked himself in the body shop. Authorities know that the man is alone inside the building with a gun and that hostage negotiations have begun with the aim of having him. surrender.

This is on going story and will be updated with more information. 

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