Suspected Bank Robber Who Killed Self Named

From Times staff reports

Authorities Friday identified the suspected bank robber who tried to elude Irvine police by driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 as Clifford Jerome Marks, 34, of Los Angeles.

Marks stole $8,000 from a Wells Fargo Bank on Barranca Parkway on Thursday, then led police on a chase that reached speeds of 120 mph before fatally shooting himself, officials said.