An armed man barricaded himself in a residence in South Los Angeles Monday, prompting the Los Angeles Police Department’s SWAT team to respond to the scene.
Police were called to the scene near the intersection of 74th Street and Stanford Avenue in the Florence neighborhood of South L.A. at about 12:40 p.m., according to Officer Mike Lopez of the LAPD.
The man was taken into custody about 4:20 p.m. without injury to him or any of the officers, Lopez said.
Further information about the suspect was not immediately available.
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