Standoff in Santa Fe Springs Jack in the Box drive-thru: 1 in custody


The incident lasted several hours at the Jack in the Box at Telegraph and Carmenita roads.

Police tossed some sort of device near the car around 4:30 a.m. Thursday, which exploded, and the driver climbed out. He had been holed up inside his vehicle since late Wednesday night.

The man, who has not been identified, pulled into the drive-thru after being chased by police for driving recklessly near Whittier.

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