June 30, 2022

Police chase today: Driver of stolen car leads California Highway Patrol on high-speed pursuit near Los Angeles; 3 in custody

LOS ANGELES — The motive force of a stolen SUV and two passengers had been taken into custody Wednesday morning after main California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase by way of a number of cities, swerving dangerously in and out of site visitors whereas traversing freeways and floor streets.

Shortly earlier than 11:30 a.m., the suspect reached speeds of over 100 mph on the northbound 110 Freeway near Los Angeles.(*3*)

(*3*)No CHP patrol automobiles had been seen instantly behind the automobile. Whether or not the company intentionally determined to quickly disengage on the bottom was unclear as a regulation enforcement helicopter adopted from overhead.

Because the chase made its manner into Westchester, a CHP car was once more seen following carefully behind the suspect.

Video from AIR7 HD confirmed no less than half a dozen CHP automobiles concerned in the pursuit because it meandered by way of a residential space of Playa del Rey, simply north of Los Angeles Worldwide Airport.(*3*)

(*3*)About 11:45 a.m., the automobile got here to a cease in opposition to a sidewalk as CHP officers pulled up and positioned themselves with weapons drawn.

The motive force and two passengers, all males, exited the SUV with their fingers up and had been taken into custody with out incident.