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Authorities Say They Arrest Gang Member After Chase Near Oxnard

Posted on Monday, April 1, 2013 12:42am

A man authorities say was a wanted gang member is behind bars, after a chase in a vehicle, and on foot.

Members of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department Gang Unit say the spotted a sedan in the El Rio area Friday night driven by Timothy Knight. They say the 31 year old man was wanted on a felony warrant.

Deputies tried to stop the vehicle, but they say the driver tried to flee, and eventually hit a parked vehicle. After a short foot chase, the El Rio man was captured, and booked for the warrant, as well as for evading officers, and being in possession of a controlled substance for sales.

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