TUSTIN (CBSLA) – A Long Beach man was arrested Saturday in an alleged domestic violence attack and subsequent barricade in a Tustin hotel room.
Police were summoned about 9:10 a.m. to a hotel in the 1600 block of El Camino Real on a domestic violence call, according to Tustin police Lt. Stephanie Nichols.READ MORE: California Focusing On Urgent Projects As Wildfire Season Looms
The victim told officers he was assaulted by Angelo Gutierrez, 40, of Long Beach, who was armed and destroying the room, Nichols said.
“Officers attempted to contact the suspect but he barricaded himself in the hotel room,” she said.READ MORE: Future Of Hollywood's Cinerama Dome Still In Question
Surrounding rooms were evacuated and SWAT officers responded with crisis negotiators, she said.
Gutierrez was eventually taken into custody without further incident, she said.MORE NEWS: Paul Flores, Father Arrested In 1996 Disappearance Of Kristin Smart
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