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LAPD SWAT officers respond to a home on Dronfield Avenue on Monday morning, where a suspect believed to have shot an LAPD officer was barricaded in a home. The incident started Sunday evening with a domestic dispute.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

LAPD SWAT officers and L.A. County Sheriff's Special Enforcement Bureau personnel work together during the incident.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

LAPD SWAT officers don helmets during their response to the incident.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

An LAPD SWAT officer on the scene.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

LAPD SWAT officers and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Special Enforcement Bureau personnel respond to the incident.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Seib / Los Angeles Times

LAPD SWAT officers move into position on Dronfield Avenue as they continued to monitor a gunman holed up in his home hours after a standoff in which a police officer was struck twice.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

An LAPD bomb squad vehicle prepares to move in to assist in driving out the suspect.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times

LAPD SWAT team members load into a van carrying a robot and ammunition as they continued to monitor a gunman holed up in his home hours after he exchanged gunfire with police. The gunman was later found dead in the home, a rifle at his side.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

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