LAPD Arrests Driver in Hawthorne After He Jumps Out of Car Following Slow-Speed Pursuit

Local News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

The Los Angeles Police Department was in pursuit of a dark-colored vehicle in the Granada Hills area at about 2:30 p.m. Monday.

Police said the driver was brandishing a gun, but not at a person, and was not driving erratically.

LAPD called off the pursuit, but officers were still tracking the driver around 3:11 p.m. in the Santa Monica area.

At about 4:10 p.m., the driver of the car exited and started running away from police in the Hawthorne, on Crenshaw and 131st Street.

The driver was taken into custody by LAPD.


Most Popular

Latest News

More News

KTLA on Instagram


KTLA on Facebook

KTLA on Twitter