LAPD officers have sealed off a section of Echo Park near Temple and Bonnie Brae streets as they search for a possible murder suspect, according to preliminary information. An officer at the Rampart Division station said the murder did not take place today but had no further details at this time. @RampartLAPD said the possible murder suspect ran through an apartment complex after being spotted by police. Officers began closing off the area around 9 p.m.
*Update: The person who was detained was a convicted felon but not a murder suspect, according to @RampartLAPD.