This morning at approximately 7:15 a.m., SMPD received a radio call for service of a carjacking just occurred at the 2600 block Ocean Front walk.
The victim’s vehicle was taken by force.
The vehicle fled the area.
A short time later, officers spotted the car and a pursuit ensued. The suspect crashed into a car on the road at the 1500 block of Ocean Avenue.
Officers were able to pin the subject down and take him into custody. No injuries sustained to the victim or officers involved.
The suspect had minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Suspect is a M/W early 30’s. Booking charges to follow.