HOLLYWOOD HILLS (CBSLA) – A man barricaded inside a Hollywood Hills home for over six hours was taken into custody Friday.
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Los Angeles Police Department officers were called about 11 a.m. to the 1700 block of Sunset Plaza Drive after receiving a report from a caller who said they discovered the man squatting in the building with his dog before the man brandished a shotgun and ran into the house, according to a department statement.
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The man was taken into custody about 5:30 p.m., said LAPD Officer Drake Madison.
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