Deputies respond to Newhall for reports of gunshot, carjacking
By Jim Holt
Signal Senior Staff Writer
Deputies descended on Arch Street mid-afternoon Wednesday for reports of a carjacking and for reports the suspect fired a gun in the area.
About 3:30 p.m., deputies with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to reports of gunfire on the 24000 block of Arch Street, near Railroad Avenue, in Newhall.
“There was a report of one shot being fired into the air,” said Shirley Miller, spokeswoman for the SCV Sheriff’s Station.
About 5 p.m., deputies arrested a man on 13th Street in Newhall in connection with the gun call and alleged carjacking.
Deputies are still investigating the incident.
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