DALLAS - A northeast Dallas school has been placed on modified lockdown as a standoff is under way at a residence in the 9000 block of Flicker Lane.
The incident began with a disturbance call to authorities just before 7 a.m.
A man believed to be suicidal and armed barricaded himself inside the residence, leading to the modified lockdown at Highland Meadows Elementary. DART and school buses were re-routed.
A female family member is also believed to be inside the home with the suspect.