Tense police standoff ends in San Jose after suspect surrenders

Police and emergency services surround a residence near Capitol Expressway in San Jose, Calif. on Saturday, September 19, 2015. (KGO-TV)

A tense standoff is over in San Jose. Around 8 p.m. Saturday, police received reports of a man firing shots into an unoccupied vehicle.

Officers located the suspect inside a residence near Capitol Expressway and McLaughlin Avenue but he refused to come out.

Police then fired some flash-bang grenades and the suspect did exit the house at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

He was put on a stretcher and taken to the hospital.

Earlier reports that this was a hostage situation cannot be confirmed and police would not speculate on what may have led to the incident.

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