Police apprehend armed man near Jack London Square

December 5, 2011 5:15:04 PM PST
Police have apprehended an armed man who prompted a large-scale search at an apartment complex near Oakland's Jack London Square Monday afternoon.

Officer Johnna Watson said police first received reports about a man with a gun at about 1 p.m.

She said officers cordoned off a large residential complex bounded by Jackson, Madison, Second and Third streets. The complex is near the Amtrak station at 245 Second St.