MIDLAND, Texas (Nexstar) – The Midland Police Department responded to the 2900 block of McDonald for a welfare check and a possible family violence incident.
According to a spokeswoman with MPD, a man ran outside of the home and barricaded himself in his truck after officers arrived on scene. He then refused to come out and SWAT was called.
After about two hours, the man was taken into custody. No injuries were reported.
The man was identified as Jody Cox, according to a release. Cox was charged with felony family violence.