INGLEWOOD- A murder suspect is now in custody after surrendering to authorities in Inglewood after evading police in Los Angeles.
The male suspect was wanted for allegedly killing a person while robbing a Topanga-area jewelry store a few months ago, and police attempted to arrest him at his residence in South L.A., according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
He fled the home and entered a vehicle with another suspect, but it crashed in the area of Florence and Haas Avenues.
One of the occupants exited the vehicle at Haas Ave. where he carjacked a vehicle to evade capture.
The driver of a red SUV became entangled in the car and was drug into Inglewood and pronounced dead after the vehicle crashed in Inglewood near Edward Vincent Park.
The driver of the other vehicle was also taken into custody.
The identity of the deceased victim is pending.
City News Service contributed to this report.