The driver failed to yield to Fontana police, entering the 210 East to the I-15 North and eventually at speeds in excess of 120 miles per hour exiting on CA-395. The vehicle headed northbound through Hesperia, Victorville, Adelanto, and continued onto the eastbound SR-58. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s helicopter (40-King), Hesperia, Victorville units, as well as the CHP responded to assist in the pursuit that continued onto the eastbound SR-58.
“During the pursuit, a detective unit was involved in a collision with a civilian vehicle,” Fontana Police officials said in a news release. “The civilian was taken to a local hospital for observation with a complaint of pain. The officer was not injured.”
On the SR-58 a Fontana Police unit attempted a PIT maneuver and became disabled. The suspect vehicle continued on west SR-58. The vehicle eventually pulled over in North Edwards and the six occupants inside the vehicle were taken into custody. One suspect was located inside the trunk of the vehicle and was also taken into custody.
The suspects, all believed to be active gang members, were identified as 18-year-olds Phillip Alcala, Agustin Ahumada, Joshua Acosta, Michael Ramirez and a 15 and 17-year-old Hispanic male juvenile. Alcala, Ahumada, Acosta, and Ramirez were all booked into the West Valley Detention Center and the two juveniles will be booked into the Juvenile Hall.
For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter!
- Riverside Police Looking for Suspect who Rammed Police Vehicle - Wednesday, September 16th, 2020
- Adelanto Felon Arrested for Possession of Weapon and 12 Rounds of Ammunition - Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
- Hesperia Resident Arrested for Child Pornography Including Children in Sexual Sadistic Situations - Thursday, September 10th, 2020