3 in Custody After Long Beach-Area Police Pursuit Ends in Anaheim

Three people were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon following a police pursuit that originated in the Long Beach area and lasted about 30 minutes.

Long Beach police pursue a driver on July 26, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

Several Long Beach police vehicles were following a silver Honda sedan about 4:45 p.m., aerial video from Sky5 showed. The sedan appeared to run several red lights and weave around other vehicles as it evaded officers.

Sgt. Tiwari with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Compton Station said the vehicle was stolen, but the sergeant did not know how the chase began.

Two people surrender after a pursuit ended in the Anaheim area on July 26, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

Two people surrender after a pursuit ended in the Anaheim area on July 26, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

Just before 5 p.m., officers pulled back on their chase, leaving the car to continue without patrol vehicles following. The sedan proceeded into Los Alamitos.

About 5:15 p.m., the vehicle came to a stop in the southwest Anaheim area and multiple occupants exited the vehicle. Two people were apprehended near the car, aerial video showed.

Another person who fled the scene on foot was taken into custody within a few minutes near the intersection of Loma Linda Drive and Lindacita Lane.

KTLA’s Olsen Ebright contributed to this report.