SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Police broke up a large party Friday night in South Los Angeles.

Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department broke up a large party Friday night in South Los Angeles. (CBSLA)

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According to the LAPD, officers responded at about 9 p.m. to a home near the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Central Avenue for reports of a large gathering that investigators called a gang party.

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Large gatherings, such as parties, are still prohibited in Los Angeles County due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

LAPD said officers recovered weapons from the scene and detained an unknown number of people.

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