A parolee suspected of drunk driving was caught by Huntington Beach police after allegedly evading officers in a two-part chase through eight cities.
Chino resident Marcelo Salvador Caparrotta, 40, was arrested early Monday morning and booked into the Huntington Beach Jail on suspicion of driving under the influence, evading police and violating parole, according to the Huntington Beach Police Department's page on Facebook.
The chase started when Anaheim police tried to stop Caparrotta's 2002 burgundy Chevrolet Malibu for alleged traffic violations 1:13 a.m. Monday, police reported. Caparrotta allegedly fled and police pursued him through Garden Grove, Fountain Valley, Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Anaheim police stopped the chase in Newport.