The barricade situation began shortly after 5 a.m. at a residence near the intersection of Andasol Avenue and San Jose Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Two hours later, Los Angeles School Police said students and staff at Patrick Henry Middle School were sheltering in place due to the police activity.
Henry MS Update: School will resume normal operations for the day with limited outdoor activity. Street closures on the perimeter of the school remain in effect until further notice. #LASPD officers will remain on campus to ensure the safety of our students & staff.— LA School Police (@LASchoolPolice) February 25, 2020
The School Police Department announced shortly before 8:30 a.m. that the campus would resume "normal operations for the day with limited outdoor activity."
Street closures around the school's perimeter remained in place as the standoff continued, and officers remained on campus as a precaution.