Newport carjacking suspect barricades himself in home

   Newport Carjacking Suspect Barricades Himself in Home
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NEWPORT BEACH (CNS) - A carjacking suspect barricaded himself in a home in Newport Beach today.

Sometime after 4 p.m., the carjacking occurred at Fashion Island, police said.

The suspect ``ditched'' the car and grabbed another vehicle and led police in a short pursuit before abandoning it and running away in the Dover Shore area and barricading himself in a home, police said.

Further details were not immediately available.

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