Jesse Gutierrez Injured, Alexis Santiagoavila Arrested in Police Chase Accident on 10 Freeway [Covina, CA]

Jesse Gutierrez Injured, Alexis Santiagoavila Arrested in Police Chase Accident on 10 Freeway [Covina, CA]
Jesse Gutierrez Injured, Alexis Santiagoavila Arrested in Police Chase Accident on 10 Freeway [Covina, CA]

Jesse Gutierrez Hospitalized, Alexis Santiagoavila Charged in Police Chase Crash on 10 Freeway near Vincent Avenue

 
COVINA, CA (May 21, 2024) Jesse Gutierrez remains in critical condition following a police chase accident on the 10 Freeway near Vincent Avenue.
 
According to Covina Police, the crash happened on May 6. After receiving a call for service, Covina police officer Jesse Gutierrez began pursuing a suspect who refused to pull over. Subsequently, the chase led the officer and his K-9 to crash into a cement sign across from Rangel’s Cafe.
 
Soon after, firefighters responded and used the Jaws of Life to extricate the officer and his K-9 partner, Paco, from the patrol vehicle. Due to the incident, the officer sustained a severe head injury and remains sedated in the ICU.
 
The officer has been with the department for four years and is a husband and father of two boys. If anyone could help the family, a fundraiser is available.
 
As for the suspect, 27-year-old Alexis Santiagoavila, police arrested him for felony evading, DUI and driving with a suspended license.
 
Drinking and driving is no way to get to your destination. Alcohol could make anyone feel invincible. It could also compromise your better judgment. Instead of operating a car while drunk, call someone sober to take you home.


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