Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department were in pursuit of a driver in the area of South L.A. who was suspected of assault with a deadly weapon.

Sky5 was live over the scene.

The slow speed chase through the streets of South L.A. came to an end, near South Vermont Avenue and West 57th Street shortly after police deployed a spike strip that the suspect drove over.

Both a passenger in the vehicle and the driver were taken into custody, and the vehicle was cleared by officers.

Watch live Sky5 coverage of the pursuit by clicking the video player at the top of the page.