Situation at Texas hospital under control – Fox News
Police responding to an incident at a Texas hospital say they do not consider it a hostage situation.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday night a man distraught about his son’s medical condition was with him inside a hospital room in the critical care unit of the Tomball Regional Medical center
A man is distraught about his son’s medical condition & is currently w/him inside the hospital room in the critical care unit. #hounews
— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) January 11, 2015
Police said it was still unclear if the man was armed or not.
Earlier, authorities said the man was holding at least two hostages.
Only parts of the hospital were evacuated during the situation as a precautionary measure.
Police in Tomball, which is about 30 miles northwest of Houston, did not immediately respond to a message left by The Associated Press. No other information was immediately available.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.