Santa Ana: Man Arrested, Car Towed Following Short Pursuit

05.05.2022 | 10:25 PM | SANTA ANA – A man was arrested and his car towed following a short police pursuit, Thursday night.

The chase began when the driver of a white 2013 Chevrolet Camaro LS fled from officers in a parking lot located in the 1700 block of East Edinger Avenue around 10:25 PM.

The chase quickly ended less than a block away near the intersection of Ritchey and East Pomona streets.

Officers detained the male driver and solo occupant at gunpoint before placing him under arrest without further incident.

It was unclear what prompted the pursuit but officers were seen looking at the vehicle’s engine compartment and subsequently towed the car.

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