Manhattan Beach Police Capture Suspected Car Thieves

The Manhattan Beach Police Department captured suspected car thieves. After trying to flee, all five are in custody and locked in cells.

On Saturday, Oct 20, 2018, the MBPD attempted to pull over a stolen vehicle with five occupants. The driver quickly parked and all five took off on foot.


One of the suspect thieves ended up running into a residence against the owners wishes. The officers detained the criminal.

Shortly thereafter the remaining suspects were rounded up and taken to jail.

The South Bay has seen a number of vehicle thefts lately. You can read about other here.