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Suspects Identified in Cal State Fullerton Lockdown

MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (KTLA) — The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department identified three men arrested in connection with a jewelry store robbery and two car chases that led to the lockdown of Cal State Fullerton.

Damine Lavonte Banks, Jerome Renard Allen and Traevon Cortez Vidaud were facing several charges, including suspicion of attempted murder and robbery

Investigators were looking for two more suspects in the case.

Banks, 30, and Allen, 23, both from Los Angeles, were arrested on the Cal State Fullerton campus as they fled a car crash, according to the sheriff’s department.

Vidaud, 24, from Compton, was arrested after allegedly carjacking another vehicle and leading police on a high-speed chase that ended with a brief foot pursuit in Watts.

All three suspects were turned over to the Moreno Valley Police Department.