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Man taken into custody after pursuit ends on Hwy 101 in Santa Maria

Posted at 10:44 AM, Jan 16, 2019

A vehicle pursuit involving multiple law enforcement agencies ended Wednesday morning on Highway 101 in Santa Maria.

Multiple witnesses reported seeing officers pursuing a vehicle southbound on the freeway and officers with guns drawn once the vehicle stopped south of Main Street.

Video posted on Facebook by JohnnyRay Montanio shows officers arresting a man wearing what appears to be green scrubs.

I don’t know what this guy did to shutdown The 101 South in Santa Maria, like 30 CHPs, Sheriffs and Helicopter, got off the exit, looked over and there he was!

Posted by JohnnyRay Montanio on Wednesday, January 16, 2019

No other details about the pursuit or the suspect are known at this time. This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.