He was considered armed and dangerous. While the target room was being monitored, the Central County SWAT team responded and began setting up.
The suspect and a female acquaintance were arrested by the SWAT team outside the hotel. Both suspects were turned over to the FBI after interviews.
Police say using the SWAT team helps reduce the risk to the public and officers by making a variety of resources available for volatile and rapidly changing situations.
The Central County SWAT team has members of the Pleasant Hill, San Ramon, Walnut Creek, Martinez, and BART Police Departments and includes a tactical team, tactical medics, K9s, crisis negotiators, tactical dispatchers, and drone operators. ...