UPDATE: Deputies arrest suspect in connection with reported gunshot, carjacking

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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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