Man jailed after pursuit
By Lenny Roberts
Gabriel Eli Foster, 32-year-old transient,
was arrested Wednesday afternoon following a 20-minute foot pursuit
through Meiners Oaks back yards.
According to the report, Foster was initially approached by
Deputy Victor Medina because he had misemeanor warrants for being
under the influence of a controlled substance and petty theft.
Sheriff's Detective Mark Hara said Foster was eventually arrested
in the 300 block of Lomita Avenue after several patrol untis
set up a perimeter.
In addition to the warrant arrest. Foster was booked on suspicion
of being under the influence of a controlled substance and resisting
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