WEST HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) – A woman Thursday walked into a West Hollywood boutique owned by the Kardashian family and held a cashier at gunpoint, but no one was hurt.
The incident – which is not being described as an attempted robbery – was reported just after 11 a.m. at the DASH store at 8420 Melrose Avenue, authorities said.READ MORE: Serinda Swan On Her Character Dr. Jenny Cooper In The CW's 'Coroner': 'The Humanity Seen In Jenny Is Really Resonating With People'
The female suspect reportedly was “ranting” about Cuba and referencing phrases such as “Free Cuba” and “Stay away from Cuba”, according to TMZ.
Officers arrived on scene after the woman left the store.
A CBS2 photographer was taping when she returned a short time later, this time armed with a machete and apparently threatening camera crews and reporters at the scene.
The unidentified woman – seen wearing a bandana and dressed in a sweater emblazoned with several skulls – was videotaped as she screamed, “Don’t mess with the Castro family”.READ MORE: Amy Smart On 'DC's Stargirl': 'It's Pure Entertainment'
No one was injured.
Investigators were reviewing security video, according to Sheriff’s Sgt. Frank Diana of the West Hollywood Station.MORE NEWS: Penn Jillette On Looking Forward To Getting Back On Stage Post-COVID: 'I Love Doing Shows, It's Really Been My Whole Life'
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