Barricade Situation Reported In Sun Valley

SUN VALLEY (CBS) — Officials say a man with a gun has been holed up inside a Sun Valley restaurant.

Sharpshooters and bomb squad members were sent to the location Monday afternoon.

Police were called to the restaurant at Pendleton Street and Lankershim Boulevard about 4:20 p.m., said Officer Rosario Herrera of the Los Angeles
Police Department.

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About 7 p.m., a man with a gun was still believed to be inside. It is not clear why he started the baricade situation.

Herrera said it was also not clear if there were any hostages.

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