#CBSLAHelps: CBSLA teamed up with the American Red Cross to raise money for victims of the Southern California firestorms. Click Here to donate! You can also text CBSLAHELPS to 75759 to learn more. Celebrity Guests | Full Recap
#CHiPsForKids: We're in Orange County Starting at 11am! Join us at Kawasaki Motors in Foothill Ranch. More Info

GLENDALE (CBSLA.com) — Police have arrested two suspects and are searching for a third after a home-invasion robbery and brief pursuit in Glendale.

According to Glendale police, three suspects entered a home in the 700 block of Patterson Avenue around 5:15 a.m. and held two people at gunpoint. A third person hid and called 911.

KNX 1070’s Pete Demetriou reports one of the residents was injured in the incident.

“We do have a couple detectives at the hospital talking to the one victim. He suffered a laceration to his head as a result of the robbery. We don’t know if he was pistol-whipped or beaten, but he did suffer an injury,” Sgt. Tom Lorenz said.

When officers arrived on scene, they saw the three suspects fleeing the residence in a vehicle and a brief chase ensued.

The pursuit ended just south of Concord Street, less than a mile from the home, where two of the suspects were taken into custody. A gun was also recovered.

A third person was seen running from the moving vehicle as it made a left turn near the 134 Freeway, authorities said. He was described as a black male, 6 feet tall, wearing a white shirt and black pants.

The SWAT team and a K-9 unit searched for the outstanding suspect and locked down a neighborhood in West Glendale.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

Plan Your Trip

Watch & Listen LIVE