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Suspect In Hollywood Hills Barricade That Lasted More Than 6 Hours In Custody

HOLLYWOOD HILLS (CBSLA) - A man barricaded inside a Hollywood Hills home for over six hours was taken into custody Friday.

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Jan. 14, 2022 (CBSLA)

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.

SWAT units were called to the scene as authorities attempted to negotiate a surrender with the man.

The man was taken into custody about 5:30 p.m., said LAPD Officer Drake Madison.

No further details were immediately released.

(© Copyright 2022 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. City News Service contributed to this report.)

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