Los Angeles: A man was taken into custody at approximately 3:00 a.m. Friday, Nov. 5, when Los Angeles Police Department officers located him sleeping in a vehicle with a handgun on his lap in a Mid-Wilshire neighborhood. Officers initially responded to multiple sound complaints near the intersection of South Sycamore Avenue and Packard Street where neighbors stated there was a man inside of his vehicle playing loud music.
Officers from Wilshire division arrived at the location, and observed the suspect in the passenger seat with loud music playing, holding the firearm. Officers surrounded the vehicle, and were able to awaken and direct the suspect out of the drivers side of the car. A weapon was recovered at scene.