Police: Armed Man Arrested After Trying To Walk Into Flower Mound Fire Station, Pointing Gun At Officers

A man has been arrested after police said he tried to walk into a Flower Mound fire station with a gun and also pointed it at responding officers Saturday morning.

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- We're working to learn more about an unusual incident that happened in Flower Mound. It actually resulted in officers firing their weapons at a suspect early this morning. Now, police got a call just after 8:30 this morning about a man pointing a gun at people in Poston Park.

When officers arrived, the man was gone, but he was then spotted trying to get into a nearby fire station. Flower Mound police say at that point, the man pointed his gun at the officers. Those officers shot at him but he wasn't hit.

Eventually, police tased and then arrested the man, who did have minor injuries. Officers were on the scene for hours, including bomb squad, which was inspecting the man's truck. The man's identity has not yet been released.