Two motorcycle riders were arrested following dangerous high-speed pursuits in the San Bernardino area on Feb. 10, according to the California Highway Patrol.
At about 3:27 p.m., a CHP officer observed four off-road motorcycles on Little Mountain Drive northbound from 27th Street. The officer initiated an enforcement stop but the motorcycles attempted to elude, and a pursuit ensued.
One rider of an off-road motorcycle being pursued pulled alongside the motor officer and attempted to kick the officer off his patrol motorcycle, the CHP said.
In an attempt to evade officers, the pursued motorcycle fled into the dirt wash. San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Helicopter 40K arrived overhead and directed CHP units to the location of the motorcycle. CHP units established a containment of the dirt wash area, and the unidentified rider, a 23-year-old San Bernardino man, was taken into custody without incident.
During the containment/pursuit, a black Yamaha street motorcycle continued