Thursday, August 13, 2009
SWAT Standoff at LA Federal Building in Westwood
Police used a taser on the suspect at the Federal Building in Westwood, then removed him from the car, ending a standoff that lasted all day. He was able to walk away under his own power. Earlier, Officers fired a chemical agent into the car holding 4 times in an effort to get the man out of the car. He reportedly made threats to blow up the White House. The man was still in the vehicle 8 hours after this situation began at his home in Westchester, he was followed by police and it became a pursuit to the Federal Building, where a long standoff ensued.
at 6:25 PM