A SWAT team has arrived at a Phoenix hospital after a gunman barricaded himself inside the facility's emergency room, according to police.
Phoenix Police Sgt. Trent Crump said the suspect is contained in a bathroom inside Phoenix Baptist Hospital’s emergency room, and authorities are currently in negotiations with him to surrender, Fox 10 News reports.
Crump said the man, who is believed to be in his 40s, entered the hospital around 2 a.m. Monday morning.
Crump said the suspect brandished a knife as police approached him.