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Suspect jumps from moving car during chase

July 8, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A suspected drunk driver tried to shake the police by jumping out of a moving car in south Los Angeles.The chase started around Monday night on Budlong Avenue and ended on Vernon Avenue, just east of the Harbor Freeway.

With the police right on their tail, the driver and a passenger jumped out of the car while it was moving. A police cruiser tried to avoid him, but ended up hitting the driver.

The suspect is okay and was taken into custody.


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