There are currently reports of a “man with a gun” at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center in Harbor City, Los Angeles County, California.
The area and facility are currently on lockdown while officers investigate the reports. The Los Angeles Police Department is currently on the scene.
The LAPD Harbor Division confirmed the reports of a “man with a gun” in a tweet. Civilians at the facility have been asked to shelter-in-place and those outside the facility have been asked to avoid the area.
“We responded to reports of a Man with a Gun at Kaiser Permanente South Bay. We are currently on scene searching the area. @KPSouthBay is currently on lock-down as a precaution and they are asking for people on campus to shelter in place. Please avoid the area,” the LAPD’s tweet read.
According to Patch, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department said that “a search team is in the center searching for the suspect.”
An automated voice announcing a “code silver” can be heard in a video that was allegedly recorded at the scene
Reports indicate that civilians at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center facility are sheltering-in-place.
The Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center is located at 25825 S Vermont Ave, Harbor City, California.
The unconfirmed reports of an active shooting at the Kaiser Permanente South Bay Medical Center in Harbor City, California, are just the latest in a string of active shootings, lockdowns, and bomb threats that have plagued the United States in recent years.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the civilians and the first-responders currently on the scene.
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