Mon. Apr 15th, 2024

You might have heard a commotion last night, Dec. 28, with police helicopters and lots of sirens, at the 5 Freeway. Turns out it was a police pursuit that led to the arrest of three men, according to the O.C. Register.

The incident began at around 8:20 p.m. when Fullerton police officers tried to pull over the suspects as they were driving a Dodge Ram truck, for a vehicle registration violation. This prompted the suspects to flee – and one of them three a handgun out of the window of the vehicle.

The chase continued onto the 5 Freeway. Eventually the suspects were arrested at Chestnut Avenue and Standard Avenue, in Santa Ana, after about a 20 minute pursuit.

The suspects are now facing multiple felony charges. What a way to end 2017! They will likely ring in the New Year in jail.

The police did not reveal the identities of the suspects.

By Editor

The New Santa Ana blog has been covering news, events and politics in Santa Ana since 2009.

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