SOUTH LOS ANGELES ( — Two armed suspects were taken into custody Monday after they barricaded themselves inside a vehicle following a pursuit in South Los Angeles.

Police were in pursuit of the two men who were in a stolen gray Pontiac when the driver crashed into a van around 11:35 a.m. near Holmes Avenue and 60th Street.

Los Angeles Police Department SWAT teams and armored vehicles surrounded the car after the suspects refused to exit the vehicle.

Officials approached the car and pulled the injured suspects out just before 1:30 p.m.

Their conditions were unknown.

Lillian Elementary School was placed on lockdown for staff protection. No students were on campus.


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