(Press Release) Just before midnight on Thursday night a Fresno Police officer was patrolling in the area of Bond and Harvey when he saw a white Honda Accord drive past him. The officer made a u-turn to check the license plate and determine if it was stolen. As he caught up to the Honda the driver sped up and failed to stop at a stop sign.
After a short freeway chase, police were able to stop the vehicle at Clovis Avenue and Highway 180 East. The registered owner was contacted and it was determined that the car had been taken from Sanger earlier that evening.
Two adults and four juveniles were detained after being taken from the vehicle. Both Adults; 19-year-old Deysi Torres, and 20-year-old Jaime Gomez were arrested. Torres was arrested on a felony Burglary warrant, and Gomez for vehicle theft and Felony Evading.