There is reportedly an active shooter barricaded inside a Trader Joe’s store in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, police say.
UPDATE: We can confirm that there is an active barricaded suspect within a #TraderJoes in #Silverlake. An active tac-alert has been declared to ensure all resources necessary will be available. Please continue to stay clear of the area.
— LAPD HQ (@LAPDHQ) July 22, 2018
According to the LAPD, a the man in his late teens allegedly shot his grandmother and another woman early in the afternoon and then fled in a Toyota Camry. The man exchanged gunfire with police and then fled into the store where he has an unknown number of hostages.
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