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North Hollywood pursuit suspect ran across freeway, tried to hide before arrest

A pursuit suspect is shown being detained by law enforcement after a pursuit in North Hollywood on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012.

November 3, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
The driver who led police on a short pursuit in North Hollywood was arrested after trying to flee on foot and hide.

Officers were trying to pull the man over on Olden Avenue Friday night when he took off. The suspect got onto the freeway, but then abandoned his car near the interchange for the 170 and 134 freeways.

The man ran across several lanes of traffic and into some bushes, where he tried to hide.

Police arrested him a short time later.