Armed man refusing to get out of RV at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier


A man believed to be armed with a gun prompted an evacuation Thursday at Rose Hills Memorial Park and Rio Hondo College in Whittier.

The barricade situation was reported at about 12:30 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department. A woman told police a man had pointed a gun at her, but no shots were fired.

The memorial park was placed on locked down as a precaution.

The suspect is refusing to leave an RV parked in the cemetery.

Neighboring Rio Hondo College was also evacuated.

This is a breaking news story. More information will be added as it comes in.




Source : https://www.cbsnews.com/losangeles/news/armed-man-rv-standoff-rose-hills-memorial-park-whittier/

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