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: Federal Court Strikes Down Judge’s Order To Provide Housing To All Skid Row Homeless
Police said the suspect has become barricaded inside of a home. It remains unclear if the suspect lives at the residence.READ MORE: Smokey Southland Skies Caused By Wildfires Burning In Northern And Central California Spur Air Quality Concerns
There was no immediate description of the suspect available.
SWAT officers were beginning to evacuate some homes near Kyle Street.MORE NEWS: Father Memorializes Son, Who Died In 2019 Conception Boat Fire, Along Last 500 Miles Of 2,600 Mile Hike
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.