Felony Stop Involves Driver Needing Wheelchair to Roll Backwards Toward Police

Key News Editor

Driver wheeled himself backwards toward police during a stolen vehicle felony stop on the I-5 Freeway.

Santa Clarita: Los Angeles Police Department Mission Division requested backup on a stolen vehicle that ended on the I-5 Freeway North before the 14 split Sunday night. When LAPD made a felony stop on the vehicle, a passenger grabbed a wheelchair from the vehicle for the driver. The driver wheeled himself backwards toward the officers and was taken into custody along with two passengers. No further information. LAPD is investigating.

Keith Johnson Photojournalist, Key News Network