Posted 9:22 am
LAPD Pacific Division have captured 3 out of 4 armed men and continue to search for the one man who remains at large.
It is currently unknown what the armed men were doing roaming the streets near Venice and Dell but residents are warned to stay safe and be wary of the remaining armed man.
Police responded and set-up a perimeter at about 8 a.m.
The helicopter continues to sweep the area of Venice where the man was last seen.