SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CALIFORNIA – South Lake Tahoe Police said the suspect is a wanted fugitive who has barricaded himself in a trailer in the motel parking lot on 2735 Lake Tahoe Boulevard. Residents were advised to avoid the area.
An armed man is in a standoff with police in the parking lot of a South Lake Tahoe motel Saturday, officials said.
The man, a wanted felon who is sought by authorities, has barricaded himself in a trailer at the Motel 6 at 2735 Lake Tahoe Boulevard, officials said. It is unknown if he is alone in the trailer.
He brandished a gun at officers before he ran into the trailer, police said.
Lake Tahoe Boulevard is not shut down at this time but police are advising people to avoid the area.
No other information has been released.