Police Use Beanbag Rounds to Subdue Ax-Wielding Man

Police on Friday subdued an ax-wielding man with beanbag rounds before taking him into custody.

The incident happened after 3 p.m. in the 12900 block of West Victory Boulevard in North Hollywood, said LAPD Officer Drake Madison.

Police subdued the man after he refused to drop the ax after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash. There were no other reports of injuries.

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