LAWNDALE (CBSLA.com) — An auto theft suspect was arrested Wednesday following a standoff involving a hostage in a Lawndale home, authorities said.
The standoff began about 9 a.m. in the 14900 block of Osage Avenue, where the man was holding a woman hostage, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.READ MORE: News Crew Security Guard Shot In Oakland Dies From Injuries
A SWAT team and crisis negotiators were sent to the scene, and the man was taken into custody early Wednesday afternoon.READ MORE: Small Business Owners Invite Customers To Participate In Small Business Saturday
His name was not immediately released.MORE NEWS: No Burn Order Extended For Many Parts Of Southland
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