Update on arrest near Silver Lake 7-Eleven

Senior Lead Officer Al Polehonki with the Northeast Division has more details about police activity observed on Saturday night near the 7-Eleven on Silver Lake Boulevard at Effie Street. A police search for a vehicle near Sunset Boulevard and Golden Gate Avenue ended near the convenience store, where officers arrested an ex-convict in possession of  a gun, Polehonki said.  The pursuit began  after 9 P.M. when a squad car was flagged down by residents who said the occupants of a vehicle had been driving around yelling out gang names and threatening to shoot people.  The police unit asked for back after spotted a vehicle that fit the description given by residents.  Police confiscated methamphetamines as well as a handgun.

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