Armed woman in custody after near 24-hour standoff in Topanga mobile home

Law enforcement officials gather at the scene of a 22-hour barricade situation in Topanga involving an armed woman at Woodland Park Mobile Estates. (KABC)

A woman in Topanga was taken into custody early Friday morning after barricading herself for nearly 24 hours.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said the standoff ended peacefully around 3:30 a.m.



The woman spent approximately 22 hours holed up in the patio area of a home in the Woodland Park Mobile Estates.

Police said she called rescuers for a medical emergency Thursday morning, but when they responded, she pulled out a gun and barricaded herself.

The woman has been taken to a local hospital to be checked out.

No injuries were reported.
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