SWAT Standoff at Director Spike Jonze L.A. Home with Man Armed with Knife

Armed Intruder at His L.A. Home


11:21 AM PT — We’ve obtained the dispatch audio the place police appear to establish the attainable suspect as a Hispanic male in shorts and a t-shirt. They establish the reporting individual — probably Jonze — was ready in the course of the road for cops to reach.  

Director Spike Jonze got here face-to-face with a house intruder who was armed with a knife … setting off an intense standoff with police.

Law enforcement sources inform TMZ Jonze arrived at his Los Feliz dwelling round 6 AM Tuesday and found a person inside. Jonze was capable of get out of the home and name the cops. We’re advised the person was armed with a knife and refused to return out as soon as police arrived.

LAPD and SWAT officers swarmed the house for a number of hours earlier than the person lastly surrendered simply earlier than 11 AM. 

Our sources say right now, it doesn’t seem anybody was injured throughout the standoff. It’s unclear how the person received inside Jonze’s dwelling or if he has any connection to the director. 

Originally Published — 10:53 AM PT

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