Motorcycle chase suspect subdued by CHP officer

Posted on: 11:28 am, July 25, 2012, by , updated on: 09:20pm, July 25, 2012

COMMERCE, Calif. — Weaving in and out of traffic, cutting across multiple lanes of the Santa Ana Freeway. It at first appeared that a motorcycle rider had a jump on the police. At least until the biker met his match — a California Highway Patrol officer, also on a motorcycle.

According to the highway patrol, the chase started when the rider failed to yield.

At times, the biker was going more than a hundred miles an hour, blowing through stop signs and traffic lights.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said it helped tracked the motorcycle by helicopter until the cyclist was stopped.

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