Hotel vandalism suspect in custody after chase on 405 and 5 freeways

- A hotel vandalism suspect was taken into custody Wednesday after leading authorities on a chase from Inglewood to just south of Bakersfield.

According to the California Highway Patrol, police were searching for a suspect involved in vandalism at a hotel room in Inglewood.

The suspect failed to yield and the chase began at about 3 p.m. 

The driver of the silver, two-door Mercedes-Benz led CHP officers down the 405 Freeway and onto the 5 Freeway.

The driver eventually exited the 5 Freeway and pulled over to a gas station just south of Bakersfield in Kern County where he was arrested.

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