SANTA ANA (CBSLA.com) — A suspect was taken into custody early Friday morning after a long, and sometimes slow, pursuit that started in Orange County.
The chase began in Santa Ana shortly after 11 p.m. when the suspect took off in a stolen taxi near the corner of 1st and Flower streets.READ MORE: Prince Philip Laid To Rest As England Mourns; Prince Harry In Attendance
The driver drove north on the Golden State (5) Freeway when CHP officers failed to administer a PIT maneuver around 11:20 p.m. in Anaheim.READ MORE: Boy Shot, Killed In Cudahy; Gunman At Large
The pursuit continued on several other freeways including the northbound 605, westbound 60 and the 710 in East Los Angeles, officials said. At one point, he also dangerously sped through a construction zone on the 5 Freeway.
After numerous attempts to stop him, the chase finally came to an end around 3:10 a.m. on the 14 Freeway in Lancaster just south of the Avenue D exit.MORE NEWS: Dodgers Down Padres In 12-Inning Classic Thanks To Seager Home Run
No further suspect description was given.