|(Feb. 5, 2019, 12:45 p.m.) -- The U.S. Army coordinated with LAPD -- LBPD tells LBREPORT.com that LB's Port police and Harbor Patrol are the LB-area lead agencies -- regarding training scheduled to take place from Feb. 4-9 in the L.A. and LB areas that involve "aircraft and weapon simulations."
Last night (Feb. 4), ELB contractor Charlie McGrail spotted helicopters flying in an unusual formation over ELB's Towne Center. Some L.A. residents near their city's downtown were alarmed to hear explosions and see a helicopter land on Wilshire Blvd. .
This morning (Feb. 5) LAPD's media relatrions ssection provided LBREPORT.com with the statement below that it says came from the U.S. Army:
[U.S. Army statement text] Date: February 4, 2019
In the noon hour, LBPD's PIO says it's awaiting information from LB's Port police on what's taking place. LBREPORT.com will update this story as we learn more [and we wish the Army service members a safe and producive training exercise.].
[Scroll down for further.]
blog comments powered by Disqus
Recommend LBREPORT.com to your Facebook friends:
Follow LBReport.com with:
Contact us: mail@LBReport.com
Hardwood Floor Specialists
Call (562) 422-2800 or (714) 836-7050