Long Beach Stand Off


LONG BEACH (CNS) – A carjacking suspect who allegedly shot at officers was taken into custody after a standoff Wednesday evening with law enforcement in Long Beach.

The man allegedly shot at officers, then carjacked a vehicle at gunpoint, leading police on a short chase that ended just before 11 p.m. in the area of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Seventh Street, according to reports from the scene.

The suspect refused to exit the vehicle and the standoff continued into late Wednesday night.

NBC4 reported about 11:45 p.m. that authorities used a police dog to take the suspect into custody.

There were no immediate reports of injuries.  CNS-11-08-2017 23:55