The pursuit began around 9:35 p.m. in Pacoima.
The suspect was chased from the Glendale Galleria.
Aaron Lorta, 29, is charged with one count of carjacking, three counts of attempted carjacking and one count of fleeing a pursuing police officer’s vehicle while driving recklessly.
A police pursuit ended early Wednesday morning after four stolen vehicle suspects crashed a SUV into a Hancock Park auto shop.
A carjacking suspect who led who led police on a high speed chase across the Southland has been identified as a 29-year-old parolee, authorities said Tuesday.
Officers responded to a report of a stolen vehicle with three to four occupants just before 6 p.m. Friday.
The suspect was reportedly armed and dangerous.
The driver was originally sought for assault, officials said.
The driver had his hands up but was apparently pinned inside the vehicle by a patrol car.
Police Wednesday said one suspect was in custody and they were searching for at least one more after a chase ended in a crash and gunfire in South LA.
The chase began around 9:15 p.m.
The suspect drove erratically.
The suspect was originally wanted for driving recklessly, Stu Mundel reported.
Police arrested a man at the end of a pursuit of a possible stolen car Friday in South Los Angeles.
A man accused of leading officers on a high-speed pursuit spoke exclusively to KCAL9’s Rachel Kim after being taken into custody.