Woman dies while chasing burglary suspect in Valencia

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Monday, June 27, 2016
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VALENCIA, SANTA CLARITA (KABC) -- A woman died after she collapsed while chasing a burglary suspect in Valencia early Monday morning.

Authorities said a woman began running after a burglary suspect around 12:30 a.m. in the 26100 block of McBean Parkway. At some point, the woman collapsed and was then taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

It was unclear how the woman died, and the coroner's office will determine her cause of death.

The burglary suspect was taken into custody, authorities said.

Anyone with more information on the incident was asked to call the LASD Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call (800) 222-8477.