An alleged carjacking suspect was in custody after leading Torrance police on a pursuit into Inglewood on Wednesday morning, May 8, authorities said.
Torrance police responded to the area of Carson Street and Cabrillo Avenue about 6:50 a.m. on a call of a vehicle that had been carjacked, Sgt. Ronald Harris said.
Pickup Driver Wanted in Carjacking Is Arrested After 405 Freeway Chase
Officers stopped the vehicle using a PIT maneuver and the suspect was arrested about 7:20 a.m. in the area of Centinela Avenue and Beach Avenue in Inglewood, Harris said.
A pursuit on the 405 Freeway in the South Bay involving a pickup driver wanted in a carjacking ended early Wednesday on a street in the Inglewood area with one person in custody.
The driver was northbound on the 405 Freeway, then exited at La Tijera Boulevard with several police SUVs in pursuit. After turning onto Centinela Avenue, the pursuit came to a stop and the driver was arrested.