Man Arrested After Barricading Himself for Hours in Montebello Home

Local News

Authorities surround a neighborhood in Montebello after a man barricaded himself in a home on June 29, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A man was arrested Wednesday morning after barricading himself inside a Montebello for hours, officials said.

About 11 p.m. Tuesday a man brandished a gun at a family and made criminal threats to a family, Lt. Michael Bergman said.

Police were able to get the family out of the home in the 200 block of South 7th Street, but the suspect then barricaded himself inside and was being uncooperative.

Surrounding homes in the area were evacuated as a precaution, Bergman said.

The man finally came out about 8:40 a.m. after police shot tear gas into the home. He was arrested without further incident.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News

KTLA on Instagram


KTLA on Facebook

KTLA on Twitter