This morning, police following up on a lead surrounded the American Hotel at Traction and Hewitt, approaching a unit occupied by a girl they believe to be Alexik's girlfriend.
"Ultimately what she told us was that Alexik was inside the location," explained Steven Sambar of LAPD's Major Crimes division. "Out of caution and concern from the evidence that we had before ... we used our caution to ensure our Special Weapons and Tactics came out to assist us in making contact with him. He did voluntarily submit to arrest."
Watch KTLA's coverage of the bust: