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Watch: Driver ping-pongs off LAPD cruisers trying to evade officers

Officers had trapped the driver in a cul-de-sac

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FOX 11 Los Angeles

By Suzie Ziegler

LOS ANGELES — New aerial video shows a driver’s violent efforts to escape police after officers cornered the suspect in a dead-end road last week.

According to FOX LA, police were pursuing a driver suspected of stealing the car. Officers briefly trapped the driver in a neighborhood cul-de-sac, but the suspect was able to escape.

Helicopter video shows the driver hitting and scraping by multiple LAPD cruisers. According to the report, the pursuit continued to a parking garage where officers ultimately took the suspect into custody.