Man arrested after overnight SWAT situation

Posted at: 12/14/2012 7:00 AM
Updated at: 12/14/2012 7:35 AM
By: staff

Albuquerque police took a man into custody after they say he held a woman hostage overnight Thursday.

It started at a home near Wyoming and Zuni at around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.

Police say a woman was heard screaming from a home on Frank Ave. There were also a reports of gun-shots.

The incident escalated into a hostage situation, but police were able to make contact with the woman and get her out.

She wasn't hurt in the incident.

It took police more than six hours to get the man out. Police identified the man as Brian Moya.