Massive Police Response After Suspect Barricades Self in Hollywood Motel

July 27, 2017 Updated: July 27, 2017

A suspect is barricaded inside a Hollywood, California, motel after reports of shots being fired, according to local media.

According to ABC7, the SWAT team has responded and evacuated a Motel 6 on Whitley Avenue. It comes after reports of shots being fired at around 11 a.m. local time.

The suspect is believed to be inside a room and is refusing to exit.

The second floor of the building was evacuated.

It’s unclear if the suspect is armed, and no injuries have been reported.

Photos uploaded on Twitter by local news outlets show people waiting near the motel as police tape surrounds the area.

Other details were not immediately clear.