Written by AARON CASTREJON
CLAREMONT - Police arrested three suspects, including one juvenile, after they led officers on a high-speed chase into Los Angeles Monday morning.
The three suspects were witnessed by a passerby as they reportedly burglarized a Jamba Juice and the neighboring Poke Dot, 175 N. Indian Hill Ave., just after midnight October 29. The driver fled the suspect vehicle as officers arrived. One of the three passengers took the wheel and led police on a pursuit, according to the Claremont Police Department.
The suspect who fled on foot is still outstanding.
The pursuit sped along the west I-10 freeway and north on the 605. The pursuit transitioned to the west 210 freeway and to the west 134.
The suspects entered surfaces streets from the south 2 freeway where the three suspects in the vehicle fled on foot in the area of West Avenue 40 and Delevan Street in Los Angeles, according to Claremont Police radio traffic.
The California Highway Patrol, Glendale Police officers and a helicopter assisted Claremont in tracking down the suspects.
Evidence found in the suspect vehicle linked all three suspects to the burglary, Claremont Police said.
A sledgehammer was apparently used to gain access to at least one of the businesses, according to Claremont Police radio traffic.
Arrested were Lancaster man Jailyn Cottrell, 18, Palmdale man Davine Bruce, 18, and a 15-year-old boy.
Cottrell was booked on suspicion of felony evading officers, burglary, possession of burglary tools, resisting arrest and conspiracy to commit a crime. He is being held in lieu of $75,000 bail.
Bruce was booked on suspicion of burglary, possession of burglary tools, resisting arrest and conspiracy to commit a crime. His bail set at $20,000.
The boy, a Long Beach resident, was booked on suspicion of burglary, possession of burglary tools, resisting arrest and conspiracy to commit a crime. He is being held at Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall in Downey.