At least one person was taken into custody after an armed robbery in the area of the Beverly Center on Thursday, officials said.
Police received a call just after 1 p.m. regarding the robbery across from a hotel, the Los Angeles Police Department told KTLA.
An unknown number of suspects ran into the second level of a parking structure at La Cienega and Beverly boulevards.
One of them was armed with a Glock 17 and had a green backpack, police said.
A watch was taken from a victim.
At least one suspect was taken into custody shortly after. The gun was also recovered.
Police could not yet confirm whether the watch was recovered.
No further details were immediately available.