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4/5/06-Tyler

Police Arrest Man For Breaking Into Apartment With Handgun

Police respond to a domestic disturbance this morning. Tyler police say a man with a handgun broke into his estranged wife's apartment.

It happened around 10:00 a.m. at the Southwest Pines Apartments on Walton Road, just off Loop 323.

Police say the wife's mother, two sisters, and two kids were in the apartment at the time. All were able to get out safely and call police.

The Tyler SWAT team arrived, and after an hour of negotiation, the man came out peacefully. Gaylon Hyder, 32 of Tyler was arrested and charged with burglary with intent to commit assault, a first degree felony.

Police also say for the last six months, Hyder has worked for the Texas Department of Corrections.

Molly Reuter, reporting. mreuter@kltv.com

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