By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A man brandishing a knife was taken into custody following a standoff early Wednesday morning in the Mid-Wilshire area that forced evacuations.

April 7, 2021. (CBSLA)

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The standoff began sometime before 3:30 a.m. in the 300 block of South Manhattan Place, according to Los Angeles police.

Sometime before 4:30 a.m., the suspect was arrested.

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Another person was seen being taken to a hospital by ambulance. It’s unclear if the person was seriously hurt.

An apartment complex was also temporarily evacuated during the incident.

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The circumstances of the standoff were not confirmed. The name of the suspect was not released.