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Police arrest street racing suspect after a chase

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Fresno Police say they arrested a street racer after leading officers on a high speed pursuit. <br /><br />It was all caught on camera by a CHP airplane. They say the chase started early yesterday morning when officers saw two cars getting ready to drag race on Clovis Avenue near Shields. The car was clocked at reaching 130 miles per hour. <br /><br />Authorities say the suspect eventually stopped at a home in Easton. The suspect, Samuel Pena, was arrested at the home without incident. He reportedly told officers that he fled police because he thought they would tow his car for drag racing. <br /><br />His car was impounded and he’s now facing multiple charges.<br /></div>

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