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Glendale police on the lookout for suspect tied to theft and crash of car

Glendale police on the lookout for suspect tied to theft and crash of car
L.A. County Sheriff officials along with Glendale and Burbank police set up a perimeter around searched for three suspects, arresting two, after two suspects were caught and the search for the third one continued, according to police on the scene. (Raul Roa / La Cañada Valley Sun)

Two people are in custody and a third still at large after allegedly crashing a stolen truck into a tree in the Flintridge area Tuesday, according to police.

Glendale police initially responded to a call around 2:30 p.m. regarding a package theft near Chevy Chase and Regent Park drives. Sgt. Robert William of the Glendale Police Department said a truck at the scene fled when officers arrived.

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A short pursuit ensued, and the truck's driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree. William said two men fled from the vehicle while a woman, 35-year-old Ines Jacome, was immediately apprehended.

L.A. County Sheriff officials along with Glendale and Burbank police set up a perimeter around searched for three suspects, arresting two, after aTwo suspects were caught and the search for the third one continued, according to police on the scene.
L.A. County Sheriff officials along with Glendale and Burbank police set up a perimeter around searched for three suspects, arresting two, after aTwo suspects were caught and the search for the third one continued, according to police on the scene. (Raul Roa / La Cañada Valley Sun)

It was then discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen from the Mission Hills area.

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Shortly before 6 p.m. police apprehended the alleged driver, 26-year-old Noe Delarosa.

Both Delarosa and Jacome were booked on suspicion of grand theft and possession of a stolen vehicle.

The third suspect is still outstanding. William said the only information available about him is that he is Latino.

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Andy Nguyen, andy.nguyen@latimes.com

Twitter: @Andy_Truc

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