Homeless Man Armed with Sword Takes Over Dwelling, Gassed Out By Police
An apparently unhoused man is in police custody after an hours-long standoff sparked by the man boldly taking on a lady’s house whereas armed with a sword.
The scary intrusion went down Monday in Venice, CA, the place resident Marcia Davalos instructed KCAL9 she arrived house to seek out the person already chilling inside, and claiming it was actually his. Other than trashing her place, he slammed the door in her face and locked her out.
What’s extra, the person reportedly had a knife and a large sword … which resulted in an enormous LAPD response, swarming the block with the SWAT workforce and even sending in a robotic to take a look at the state of affairs.
After a 4-hour-long standoff, police used tear fuel to power the person out of the house … and, bizarrely, he emerged wrapped in a shower towel!
The man had made himself so at house, he was having a shower when cops determined his time was up.
Neighbors weren’t practically as shocked by the incident as you’d suppose — they instructed reporters on the scene stuff like this occurs all too typically. Venice is among the most impacted communities amid L.A.’s unhoused disaster.