- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 10, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest on a police pursuit of an attempted murder suspect in Los Angeles (all times local):

4:40 p.m.

Los Angeles police have identified a man they say shot at officers during a slow-moving freeway chase that closed a major freeway for hours.

Police Chief Charlie Beck says 32-year-old Marcos Flores was arrested on an attempted murder charge early Tuesday. It wasn’t immediately clear if Flores had an attorney.

Flores is suspected of shooting his sister-in-law in the chest Sunday. Beck says she’s listed in extremely critical condition.

Police say they tried to arrest Flores when he visited a relative’s home late Monday night but he refused to pull over.

Authorities say he fired a pistol from the car window during a slow-moving chase on Interstate 405 and officers fired back but nobody was hurt.

Flores was arrested after SWAT vehicles boxed in his sedan.

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5:45 a.m.

Los Angeles police arrested an attempted murder suspect who shot at officers and led them on a slow-moving freeway chase that ended when a police vehicle pinned his car.

While television news helicopters followed overhead, SWAT vehicles hemmed in the suspect’s sedan early Tuesday on Interstate 405. When he got out of the driver’s seat, a police K-9 pounced on him.

The Los Angeles Times reports (https://lat.ms/2ic5rc7) the 32-year-old suspect was wanted in connection with the shooting of his sister-in-law, who was in critical condition.

The car chase began in the San Fernando Valley and wound through several neighborhoods onto I-405. The suspect inched along at times, screamed at officers, and at one point fired several shots.

Southbound lanes were closed for hours during the investigation.

No officers were hurt.

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