A man wanted by Oakland Police for a carjacking led police on a 100-mph car chase through two counties and ended up in the City of Antioch.
The pursuit ended on Elkhorn Drive Way off Deerfield Drive in Antioch after the driver of the vehicle ended up in a driveway and barricaded himself in the vehicle for more than an hour.
The suspect was taken into custody just before 4:15 pm.
Reports that the man was armed with a knife and possibly driving while under the influence could not be immediately confirmed.
No further information was released on scene.
Update per Antioch Police:
SUSPECT: 35 year old male Antioch resident
On February 11, 2018, at approximately 2:36 pm, CHP officers notified Antioch Police Dispatch they were in pursuit of an armed carjacking vehicle out of Oakland on the city streets of Antioch. The pursuit came to an end when the suspect pulled into the driveway of a residence in the 4500 block of Elkhorn Way.
The suspect would not exit the vehicle and did not comply with commands given by officers on scene. Less lethal rounds were fired into vehicle and an Antioch PD canine was deployed. The suspect was taken into custody without further incident. There were no injuries to officers or residents in the area.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact the Oakland Police Department. You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH.
Oakland PD update
Oakland Police released the following Information:
Earlier OPD was involved in a vehicle pursuit in connection with several crimes. CHP took over the pursuit which ended in Antioch. Ultimately the suspect was taken into custody. The Oakland Police Department appreciates the assistance of Antioch PD&CHP.