Man who barricaded himself inside home on Lexington arrested

Published: Oct. 23, 2021 at 3:31 PM CDT
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LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A man who allegedly barricaded himself inside a central Laredo home over the weekend is facing charges.

Laredo Police arrested Henry Peralta, 50, and charged him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and assault on a police officer.

The incident happened on Saturday at the 2800 block of Lexington at around 2 p.m.

Several police units were seen around the perimeter of the home and after making contact with Peralta, who was inside the home alone, police were able to take him into custody.

Peralta was evaluated by medical personnel and taken to the county jail.

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