At approximately 4:00 pm Monday the Hockley County Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check in the 800 Block of FM 2130 outside of Smyer.
The Hockley County Sheriff’s office requested the assistance of the Levelland Police Department and the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team. Reports indicate that the individual barricaded himself inside the bathroom of the home.
The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team responded and negotiated with the subject for over two hours. The subject finally came out and surrendered to officers at approximately 7:00 pm Monday night. He was arrested on an outstanding warrant. No injuries were reported.