Standoff suspect found dead inside Ft. Bend County home

UPDATE 10/9: Man who barricaded himself inside home found dead in Fort Bend County.


A SWAT standoff situation continues in the Lakeridge Canyon Drive area of Fort Bend County near Highway 6 and Grand Parkway.  A suspect has barricaded himself inside a home, and he held a woman and child hostage.  Investigators say that the woman and child were released and have left the residence. 

The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office says the man shot and wounded a deputy during an altercation earlier in  morning. The deputy was hit in the leg and taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.