COVINA, Calif. (KABC) -- A standoff in Covinacame to an end Friday morning after police exchanged gunfire with the suspect, who was believed to be armed with a shotgun.
The Covina Police Department and SWAT team were on the scene at Badillo Street and Vincent Avenue shortly after 10 p.m. Thursday.
The initial call came after a fire was seen behind homes in the neighborhood.
There were also reports that there was a man with a shotgun at the scene, leading to a long search and standoff.
The suspect could be seen from AIR7 HD hopping over walls in the residential neighborhood.
The suspect was taken away on a stretcher and transported. His condition was not immediately known. Covina police said the suspect would be taken into custody after surgery.
Covina standoff ends after police exchange gunfire with suspect allegedly armed with shotgun
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