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L.A. Now Live: Three arrested in Nordstrom Rack hostage-robbery

Times crime reporter Andrew Blankstein will join L.A. Now Live at 9 a.m. Monday to discuss the latest developments in the arrest of three suspected gang members in connection with the dramatic hostage-robbery last week at Nordstrom Rack in Westchester.

One man was arrested Friday; two more suspects were arrested on Saturday. Police are planning a press conference at 11 a.m. to discuss more details.

Los Angeles police plan to release more details about the arrest of three suspected gang members in the takeover robbery last week at Nordstrom Rack in Westchester, in which 14 hostages were held.

Sources said they had strong evidence linking the suspects to the crime, including physical evidence and security camera video. Prosecutors will decide this week whether to file charges.

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