Support for LAist comes from
True LA stories, powered by you
Stay Connected

Share This


SWAT Team Arrests 2 After 6-Hour Standoff In Hollywood

(Photo by Peggy Archer via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)
Our reporting is free for everyone, but it’s not free to make.
LAist only exists with reader support. If you're in a position to give, your donation powers our reporters and keeps us independent.

A SWAT team took two people into custody after a six-hour standoff in Hollywood on Monday.

Authorities went to the 1200 block of Vermont Ave. near Fountain Ave. around 1:15 p.m. when they were alerted about a stabbing, according to City News Service. The two who had barricaded themselves in the home came out around 7 p.m.

They were both arrested and taken to the hospital for unknown injuries, reported KTLA. Detectives are investigating as to whether the people arrested were involved in the reported stabbing.