ROCKWALL, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) A SWAT team was deployed to a Rockwall car dealership after police standoff began on Wednesday, January 5th.
The scene took place at the Clay Cooley Hyundai dealer off I-30, not far from John King Blvd.
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It all started around noon. 2.50pm when deputies from the Royse City Police Department and the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office tried to serve arrest warrants against a suspect at the dealership.
The suspect, Willie Jermaine Weekley, was wanted for two counts of domestic violence / violation of a Royse City protection order.
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When officers arrived, police said Weekley was hiding.
While hiding from officers, he allegedly called the person he is accused of hurting and told her that he would kill the police officers if they tried to take him into custody and he would kill her if he could escape. gone.
The officers at the scene requested help from the Rockwall Police Department SWAT team, who responded to the scene.
Weekley was eventually found hidden in a vehicle at the car dealership and was arrested without incident.
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He was taken to the Hunt County Detention Center and booked in on the felony charges.