Man takes hostage in supermarket after murder

It is said that the man shot a woman dead in the US city of Los Angeles

In another hostage like situation that emerged in Los Angeles, an armed suspect who allegedly shot his grandmother and another person barricaded himself in a supermarket has been taken into custody.

It is said that the man shot a woman dead in the US city of Los Angeles.

Police informed that a male suspect become involved in a family dispute which resulted in him shooting his grandmother and a female at the scene.

The police said that the suspect fled the location in his grandmother’s vehicle taking along that female victim with him.

Mayor Eric Garcetti said one woman was shot in the store and later declared dead at the site.

The suspect barricaded himself inside the supermarket with an unknown number of people but was taken into custody “without incident, according to police.

It may also be known that US President Donald Trump had earlier tweeted that he was “watching Los Angeles possible hostage situation very closely.”

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