One individual was taken into custody Tuesday night time after a multihour standoff with regulation enforcement authorities on Santa Catalina Island, L.A. County sheriff’s officers stated.
The incident started round 12:30 p.m. within the 300 block of Wrigley Terrace Highway within the city of Avalon, on the island’s southeastern aspect, based on the L.A. County Sheriff’s Division.
An individual suspected of assault with a lethal weapon had fired pictures out of the placement and was barricaded inside, based on the Sheriff’s Division’s Particular Enforcement Bureau, which despatched a SWAT group to the island.
A disaster negotiation group was additionally dispatched to the scene.
The suspect was in custody as of seven:45 p.m., authorities stated.