Newport Beach: Pursuit Ends With Arrest, Suspect Injured

12.31.2020 | 9:03 PM | NEWPORT BEACH – A police pursuit ended with an injured suspect being placed under arrest and transported to a hospital, Thursday night.

The pursuit began near the intersection of Galaxy and Santiago drives around 9:03 PM,

Officers pursued the suspect until he reached a dead-end at the Newport Aquatic Center located in the 0 block of Whitecliffs Drive and was taken into custody.

At some point during the pursuit the suspect sustained injuries and required medical treatment. He was later transported by firefighter paramedics to an area hospital.

Additional information regarding what led up to the pursuit was not immediately available.

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