ELK GROVE (CBS13) — A man who led law enforcement on a car chase from Sacramento to Elk Grove Wednesday night and then barricaded himself in a home is now in custody, police say.
According to the Elk Grove Police Department, the scene was in the area of Ammolite Way near Tusk Way. Authorities were attempting to get the man to surrender peacefully as of early Thursday morning.
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Update- While SWAT was searching the house, we received several calls of a person going through backyards eastbound on Ammolite. The suspect was located not far from the area and taken into custody.
— EGPD (@ElkGrovePD) December 2, 2021
Officers made several attempts to communicate with the suspect but got no response.
A SWAT team responded and then started searching the house.READ MORE: WATCH: Driver Loses Control Trying To Weave Through Traffic, Crashes Down Embankment In Sacramento
Then, around 8:30 a.m. while the SWAT team was searching, police say they got a report about someone going through backyards in the area of Ammolite Way.
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Police have not released the name of the suspect.