Police detain 2 suspects after car chase through South Berkeley; 1 remains at large

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Berkeley Police Department responded to reports of a possible robbery and fight near Regent and Parker streets at approximately 11:17 p.m., according to BPD spokesperson Sgt. Andrew Frankel.

Frankel said in an email that several parties involved escaped the scene in a brown SUV, and the officers found one victim at the scene who was hit on the head with a 10-pound piece of concrete, resulting in a laceration.

BPD detained two suspects after a car chase that ended at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and 54th Street. The suspects were booked into Berkeley City Jail for alleged robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, felony evasion, a probation violation and possession for sale of narcotics.

Frankel added that one suspect is currently at large and that the investigation remains ongoing.

Check back on this story for updates.

Francesca Munsayac is an assistant news editor. Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter at @fcfm_dc.