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: Family Of Man Killed In DUI Crash Outraged Driver Spent Only One Week In Jail
Police have closed off a portion of E. 56th Street.READ MORE: Pasadena Considers Technology To Help Law Enforcement Detect Gunshots
It is unclear weather there are any injuries or if there is anyone else inside the home with the suspect.MORE NEWS: LA County Reports 5 New COVID-19 Deaths; Hospitalizations Hold Steady
An LAPD special weapons and tactics (SWAT) team is on the scene.