HANCOCK PARK (CBSLA) — A man who allegedly barricaded himself with a gun Monday night in a Hancock Park home was talked out of the residence by police after nearly four hours.
Officers were initially dispatched to the home in the 300 block of South Orange Drive, near Third Street, at about 7 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Police Department.READ MORE: Authorities Arrest Suspect Involved In Pursuit Of Suspected Stolen Vehicle, Possible DUI
Details about what led up to the barricade situation were not immediately disclosed, though LAPD said the surrounding homes had been evacuated.READ MORE: Californians Could Soon Be Fined For Using Too Much Water
The man came out of the home and was taken into custody at about 10:45 p.m., according to reports from the scene.MORE NEWS: USC Student Second of Three Confirmed Omicron Cases In LA County
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