One man in custody after late-night car chase in Oleander neighborhood

Driver arrested after

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield police officers continue to investigate a late-night car chase in Central Bakersfield.

The chase started at about midnight Wednesday morning near California Avenue and Highway 99 after the driver was spotted with a gun.

The driver, whose identity hasn't been released, turned on Oleander Avenue with officers in pursuit and finally stopped at Brundage Lane.

He refused to step out of the vehicle and stayed inside the car for approximately 30 minutes before finally surrendering.

The investigation is still ongoing in multiple locations, according to Lt. Scott Tunnicliff.

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