In the Los Angeles area, Seal Beach Police and SWAT officers are responding to an armed man who authorities say may be an off duty police officer who has have barricaded himself inside an apartment complex on Sunday night
Authorities were called to the scene around 7:20 PM after receiving a call from a woman requesting help at a residence in the 100 block of 7th Street.
The line was disconnected and witnesses reported hearing several gunshots, according to Sgt. Michael Henderson with the Seal Beach Police Department.
Officers have currently surrounded the building and nearby homes have been evacuated, according to the Department.
Witnesses at the scene told local news that the suspect may be an off duty police officer but authorities have not yet confirmed his occupation.
Authorities are not releasing further information at this time due to the ongoing tactical situation, Henderson added.