STUDIO CITY—An assault suspect was taken into custody on Tuesday, June 22, after barricading himself inside a car. The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 a.m. in the 12900 block of Valleyheart Drive and Coldwater Canyon Avenue after authorities responded to an assault on a female.
Officers from the Los Angeles Police Department located the victim who was transported to an area hospital for injuries sustained during the assault. According to CBSLA, the suspect fled the scene and barricaded himself inside a Hummer.
The suspect was later taken into custody around 6 a.m. after a standoff with police, according to LAPD. The name of the suspect was not immediately available.