WOODLAND HILLS (CBSLA.com) — A tense barricade situation in Woodland Hills Saturday kept police and SWAT teams busy for more than four hours.
Police were called to a home in the 6000 block of Crape Myrtle Court around 4:10 p.m.READ MORE: Butler Scores 26 points, Heat Hold Off Late Clippers Rally For 121-114 Victory
The situation ended just after 8 p.m., police said.
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, officers were initially sent to the home following a report of a man with mental illness.READ MORE: Bridges, Hornets Hold Off Lakers To Earn 117-114 Victory
Authorities believed the man was armed, however, it remains unclear if shots have been fired.
No injuries or evacuations have been reported but nearby residents were told to shelter in place or avoid the area.
No officers were injured in the incident.MORE NEWS: Long Beach Man Wounded In Possible Gang Shooting