SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles police responded Monday night to a call of shots fired in a South Los Angeles residence that reportedly turned into a barricade situation.

According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Newton Division officers responded to the residence in the 300 block of E. 56th Street just after 7 p.m., but the suspect is refusing to come out of the home.

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Police have closed off a portion of E. 56th Street.

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It is unclear weather there are any injuries or if there is anyone else inside the home with the suspect.

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An LAPD special weapons and tactics (SWAT) team is on the scene.