Motorcyclist performs tricks, then surrenders after high-speed pursuit

ONTARIO, Calif. (WPVI) -- A motorcyclist led California Highway Patrol officers in a high-speed pursuit across several cities Wednesday night, performing tricks on his bike before surrendering in Ontario.

The chase began at about 6 p.m. on East Highland Avenue and North Orange Street in La Habra. Authorities attempted to pull the motorcyclist over for reckless driving. He briefly stopped in a Claremont neighborhood before taking off again and speeding past a police cruiser.

Shortly before 7 p.m., the motorcyclist was performing tricks. He could be seen standing up on his bike while driving at high speeds.

By 7 p.m., the suspect pulled into a gas station in Ontario and surrendered to officers, who quickly detained him.

California Highway Patrol officers arrest a motorcyclist who led them on a high-speed pursuit on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.

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