One man in custody after standoff incident with police in North Long Beach
Long Beach police arrested a man after a brief standoff and pursuit with law enforcement Thursday afternoon, per LBP.
Police says the situation started after 1 p.m. when officers responded to reports of an armed man'. The officers then heard gunfire and witnessed the suspect enter a car.
After a brief chase with cops, the suspect exited his vehicle and fled on foot into a residential neighborhood.
The suspect ran into a garage on the 5500 block of Lemon Ave in North Long Beach, and he would later surrender to police at 3:30 p.m.
A woman was also arrested after she allegedly stormed the police line. The nature of her connection to the suspect is unknown.