LA PUENTE (CBSLA) — An unarmed man suspected of kidnapping and assaulting a woman is in custody after a nearly seven-hour standoff with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team at a home in La Puente.
Deputies first responded to the home in the 200 block of Covina Boulevard around 7 p.m. Friday to try to coax the suspect, identified as 31-year-old Aaron Martin, out of the home. When Martin failed to surrender, the SWAT team was called to the scene. LASD officials said Martin was taken into custody around 1:45 a.m. without a use of force or weapons.READ MORE: 'My Son Was Targeted,' Laguna Hills High Student Spouts Racial Slurs At Black Player During Basketball Game
Prior to the arrival of deputies, a woman was taken to the hospital with reported injuries. It is unclear how she sustained those injuries. The sheriff’s department said the woman was talking with investigators.READ MORE: Ag Startup And Walmart Building Tech-Operated Indoor Farm In Compton
Throughout the ordeal, there were no ordered evacuations in the area.MORE NEWS: Sheriff's Deputies Investigating Fatal Shooting In San Gabriel
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