BPD: Two arrested after pulling a gun at a hookah lounge, high-speed chase in SW Bakersfield
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Two men were arrested after a gun is pulled at a southwest Bakersfield hookah lounge Saturday.
Bakersfield police said that an argument broke out outside the Elixir Cafe and Hookah Lounge on the 1100 block of Calloway Drive just after 2 a.m.
According to police, a Latino man went to his vehicle, grabbed a gun, and threatened others outside.
The man jumped into a car with another man, and they took off, police said.
Police caught up with the car a few minutes later and were then led on a high speed chase through southwest Bakersfield, with speeds getting up to 80 mph.
Police finally pulled them over and arrested them on Gosford Road.
Officers did not find a gun in the car.
Officers are now looking for the weapon and are still interviewing witnesses.
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