Stolen vehicle suspect in custody after chase ends on 101 Freeway

The pursuit of a stolen vehicle suspect ended Thursday on the 101 Freeway near Echo Park.

Authorities were chasing the suspect around noon through city streets in Hollywood. The pursuit eventually went onto the southbound side of the 101 Freeway before coming to an end near the Alvarado Street exit.

Authorities said the stolen vehicle suspect was taken into custody.

All southbound lanes on the 101 Freeway were briefly shut down.

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