RESEDA, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A 33-year-old man was taken into custody Tuesday morning after Los Angeles police attempted to serve a warrant at a home in a Reseda neighborhood and an hourslong standoff ensued.
The suspect's identity was not immediately released. He surrendered to authorities without incident, following a massive deployment of officers that included a SWAT team.
The man was wanted in connection with a criminal threat. Neighbors say he threatened a DWP worker.
The incident occurred in the 6700 block of Belmar Avenue, where officers arrived about 7 a.m. with at least two armored vehicles and a mobile command post. The block was closed to traffic during the operation.
Before the suspect was taken into custody, video from AIR7 HD showed police officers positioned outside a single-story house and at multiple positions nearby.
The suspect was found to be in possession of some weapons, all of which were legally owned.