MAYWOOD (CBSLA.com) —A kidnapping and car theft suspect who escaped from custody in Malibu Monday was captured in Maywood Tuesday afternoon.
32-year-old Jaci Barragon was arrested around 5:30 p.m. after he spent hours barricaded inside a home near 60th Street and Atlantic Boulevard.READ MORE: Thousands Attend Procession Carrying Remains Of 20-Year-Old Lance Cpl. Kareem Nikoui, Killed In Kabul, To Riverside Mortuary
Authorities were forced to fire tear gas to get the suspect out of the residence.
St. Rose of Lima Catholic School was locked down while the search for Barragon was underway.READ MORE: Robert Durst, New York Real Estate Scion, Convicted Of 1st Degree Murder In Death Of Longtime Friend Susan Berman
The suspect allegedly stole a car from Huntington Park and kidnapped and sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend.
Deputies tried to arrest Barragon around 1 a.m. Monday in Malibu, where they found the stolen car, but he managed to get away when partially handcuffed.MORE NEWS: Stars Show Out To Celebrate Emmy Nominations Ahead Of Big Show
A sheriff’s deputy was injured during the altercation.