Home invasion suspects arrested after pursuit

December 16, 2009 12:11:43 AM PST
A violent home invasion robbery in the Hollywood Hills led to a dramatic pursuit that ended with several suspects in custody on Wednesday.Authorities said several men entered a home in the 8100 block of Mannix Drive at about 1:40 a.m. During the home invasion, the homeowner and an animal in the home were shot.

A police pursuit of the suspects followed shortly after the incident, and it ended with a crash in Mid-City at the intersection of Pico Boulevard and Hauser.

Four people are in police custody. Their names have not yet been released.

Police said the victim is in critical condition.

No further information was available. Police have blocked off the Hollywood Hills area as they continue to investigate.