Two Suspects In Custody After Attempted Burglary And Stand-Off

Law Enforcement in Moore County has arrested two suspects after an attempted burglary and brief stand-off.

On Wednesday deputies with the Moore County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to an address in Cactus to assist the Cactus Police Department with a burglary in progress.

Once on scene authorities learned that the homeowner arrived at his house and found two individuals inside who were possibly armed.

Units from the Cactus Police Department, Moore County Sheriff’s Office, and Texas Department of Public Safety arrived and secured the area. 

The Moore County Emergency Response Team were also dispatched along with a negotiator with the Moore County Sheriff’s Office

After establishing contact with the individuals, both surrendered and peacefully exited the home.

Charges are still pending on the two suspects.