Posted: January 10, 2015 Filed under: Breaking News | Tags: 29th Street (film), Apartment, Associated Press, Bryan, Crime scene, Dispatcher, Harris County Sheriff's Office (Texas), Houston, Intensive-care unit, Texas, Tomball
HOUSTON — Authorities say a man believed to be the father of a patient has taken at least two people hostage at a hospital near Houston. It was not immediately clear if the man was armed.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday night it believed the man was a distraught parent of a patient and at least two people were being held hostage at the Tomball Regional Medical Center. A supervisor at the county’s emergency dispatch center said the situation was in the critical care unit and began around 7 p.m….(read more)