It was a breaking news story that you saw only on First News AM this morning. Lisanne Anderson and Charlie Haldeman brought you the story of a hostage situation in Durant as it unfolded and then ended early this morning when a SWAT team raided a home.
According to police, a man took his girlfriend hostage around 11:30pm Monday night - beating her with a beer bottle. Bryan County SWAT Members and the Ardmore Hostage Negotiating Team were called in to help. Just before 6:30 Tuesday Morning, SWAT members stormed the home in the 1300 Block of 2nd Street, taking both the suspect and hostage from the home.
As of early Tuesday morning, no names had been released. We're told the hostage is fine and the suspect is in custody.