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.READ MORE: Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena
Police have closed off a portion of E. 56th Street.READ MORE: Local Doctors Flying Back From Super Bowl Save Woman's Life On Plane
It is unclear weather there are any injuries or if there is anyone else inside the home with the suspect.MORE NEWS: Rally Held Outside LA Hall Of Justice To Recall District Attorney George Gascón
An LAPD special weapons and tactics (SWAT) team is on the scene.