LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Police took a man into custody Friday after barricade situation in the Tujunga area, officials said.
Officers responded to the 7500 block of Kyle Street around 7:20 a.m. following reports of a man with a gun, according to LAPD Foothill Division.READ MORE: As 49er Fans Descend Upon The Southland, Rams Fans Prep For NFC Championship
Police said the suspect has become barricaded inside of a home. It remains unclear if the suspect lives at the residence.READ MORE: Firefighters Discover Human Remains After Putting Out RV Fire In Wilmington
There was no immediate description of the suspect available.
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The suspect was taken into custody around 1:20 p.m., according to KNX 1070’s Pete Demetriou. The house was being checked for weapons.