Police respond to report of possible gunman at L.A. Times Building

A view of the Los Angeles Times building from the City Hall observation deck.
(Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)

Police were called to Los Angeles Times late Friday evening after someone made the report of a gunman in the building.

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Multiple officers responded, and areas of the building were locked down. One woman reported that a co-worker had shown her a bag of bullets and said he was depressed.

There were no confirmed reports of shots fired.


No other details were immediately available.