One In Custody After Armed Man Forced Netflix Into Lockdown
The Netflix offices in Los Angeles is reportedly on lockdown.
There are varying media reports of an active shooter or someone claiming to have a dangerous device - however neither has been confirmed.
According to certain social media posts, the person is now in custody after the NYPD swarmed the premises. But a thorough search of the building is currently underway.
Employees have allegedly been told to stay away from windows and to stay in their offices.
We’re being told by LAPD that suspect is in custody. Still awaiting all-clear signal as they clear the building. We see Netflix employees being evacuated but we’re still here in lockdown.— Todd Griffithe (@ToddKTLA) February 15, 2019
Some sources suggest one building may have also been evacuated.
"We received a tip about a potential law enforcement incident," Netflix have since updated staff.
"Police are conducting a sweep of the lot out of an abundance of caution. There is no immediate danger or threat to our employees. Feel free to share this information with your loved ones."
We hope everyone is okay!