KOREATOWN (CBSLA) – Police were engaged with an hours-long standoff with a robbery suspect in Koreatown Wednesday morning.
The incident began just after 4:30 a.m. when Los Angeles police responded to a residence in the 300 block of Berendo Street in order to arrest a wanted robbery suspect.
The suspect refused to come out, police said, prompting a standoff. It’s unclear if he is armed. He has no hostages, police said.
The suspect was still barricaded inside the residence as of 10 a.m.
The name of the suspect and alleged crimes he is wanted on were not confirmed.
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