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Authorities arrest pursuit suspect hiding underneath Maywood carport

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Officers chase stolen vehicle near East LA
Officers chase stolen vehicle near East LA 02:50

Authorities were in a brief pursuit of a stolen vehicle Wednesday night. 

Law enforcement began chasing the vehicle near Huntington Park. It crossed a few jurisdictions before the suspect jumped out of the SUV in a Maywood neighborhood near East 61st Street and Wilcox Avenue.

The suspect ran through several residential yards before disappearing under a carport. 

Authorities did not take long to catch up and find the suspect, thanks to the help of a K-9. 


Authorities bring in K-9 to find suspect


Authorities used a K-9 unit to search for the suspect possibly hiding underneath a Maywood carport on 61st Street and Wilcox Avenue.

Officers walked out of the covered carport with the suspect after a brief search.

By Matthew Rodriguez

Authorities continue search for suspect

The suspect disappeared underneath a covered carport after jumping through several yards.

Authorities are reportedly setting up a perimeter in the Maywood area. 

Pursuit suspect runs away from officers 10:08
By Matthew Rodriguez

Suspect jumps out of stolen vehicle into neighborhood

The driver jumped out of the stolen vehicle and into nearby backyards.

Pursuit suspect takes off running 00:14
By Matthew Rodriguez
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