Armed woman barricaded in Castaic
On Wednesday, August 13, police were called to a mobile home park where a woman was reportedly holding someone up with a gun.
A SWAT team was dispatched to the area of Rolling Hills Lane and Heavenly Way around 10 a.m.
Sheriff’s Deputy Joshua Dubin of the Santa Clarita Valley Station says the woman allegedly kidnapped a man earlier, and then freed him unharmed.
Nearby residents were evacuated as a precaution.
The suspect’s name has not been released, but Deputy Josh Dubin said she is in her mid-40s.