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Driver crashes into house during police chase

Posted at 5:32 AM, Apr 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-06 23:05:12-04
A suspect is in custody after crashing into a home near Eastern Avenue and Bonanza Road at 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
Police say that they noticed the suspect driving erratically near Las Vegas Boulevard and Ogden Avenue. After the suspect drove over a median, police attempted a traffic stop. The driver took off.
The vehicle was chased into a neighborhood, where the driver crossed through a front yard and crashed into two parked cars in a driveway.

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The driver was arrested on the spot. A passenger was in the car. Police suspect the driver was under the influence of alcohol.

Brenda Valdelamar was inside home when the crash happened.

"There was like 10 cops everywhere it was ridiculous," she said. "The cops just started pointing the guns at him and just told us to stay inside cause we ran outside to see what happened."