Fresno Carjacking in Broad Daylight

July 2, 2008 10:28:08 AM PDT
A carjacking in broad daylight turned out to be just the beginning of a wild incident in north Fresno. It ended with two crashes on the other side of town.Police say 22-year old Bernard Brooks stole the car from an eighty year old woman.

It happened outside of Kohl's department store near Riverpark shopping center. Minutes later officers spotted the car in the southwest area.

They chased the stolen car until Brooks collided with a van at Belmont and Weber Avenue. Officers say Brooks then jumped out of the car while it was still moving. The car crashed at a nearby air conditioning business.

Officers say Brooks tried to run away, but officers caught him. No one was seriously hurt.


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