4 grand-theft suspects held

first_img“(The Accord) hit an unoccupied parked car. It continues to evade the officer,” Salazar said. The short pursuit ended at Norwalk Boulevard and Dorland Street when the car hit a curb and overturned. It ended up lying on its roof, she added. The driver fled. A sheriff’s helicopter spotted the man jumping over fences. Officers closed off an area. Salazar said the man was found in the 5900 block of Morrill Avenue. “He was in a backyard near a garage,” Salazar said. [email protected] (562) 698-0955, Ext. 3026160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREPettersson scores another winner, Canucks beat KingsThey were booked at Whittier Jail and will be arraigned Wednesday at Whittier Superior Court. Whittier police spokeswoman Diana Salazar said Prieto is also a parolee-at-large and that the 2006 gold-color Honda Accord was stolen from Pico Rivera. She didn’t know when it was stolen. No one was injured in the incident that began at 8:49 a.m. Salazar said the Accord drew an officer’s interest because its license plates were covered in paper and the driver also committed a traffic violation. When the officer tried to pull the car over, the driver took off. The chase was on. WHITTIER – Police arrested four people and recovered a stolen car Monday after a short chase that ended with the vehicle hitting a curb and overturning. The driver fled but was later found hiding in a yard. David Gavaldon, 27, of Whittier was arrested on suspicion of grand theft auto, evading police and burglary. Arrested on suspicion of grand theft auto were Chante Prieto, 21, of Whittier; Guadalupe Jacobo, 33, of Whittier; and Monica Padilla, 30, of West Covina. last_img read more