Suspected Burglar Barricades Himself Inside Glassell Park Motor Home

A suspected burglar who authorities believe was armed with a knife barricaded himself inside a motor home in the Glas...

Posted: May 7, 2018 11:25 PM
Updated: May 7, 2018 11:25 PM

A suspected burglar who authorities believe was armed with a knife barricaded himself inside a motor home in the Glassell Park neighborhood of northeast Los Angeles Monday morning.

The incident began just before 7:30 a.m. when the burglary victim saw someone inside their home, a Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson said.

The alleged burglar fled into a motor home near the intersection of Eagle Rock Boulevard and West Avenue 42 and barricaded himself inside. He may be armed with a knife, police said.

Aerial video from Sky5 showed a shirtless man leaning out of a window of the motor home, but he did not exit the vehicle.

It was unclear what items were taken during the burglary.

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