A man suspected of assault with a deadly weapon was taken into custody after leading sheriff’s deputies on a pursuit in the South Los Angeles area.

The pursuit began at about 6:20 p.m., KTLA5 reported.

The man drove through a baseball field and the front yards of several homes during the pursuit before entering an alley in the unincorporated Westmont area near South Los Angeles, where he collided with another vehicle at about 6:40 p.m.

The man attempted to run away but was taken into custody by deputies shortly after.

The man’s name was not released, and it was not immediately known if he or the occupants of the other vehicle were injured in the crash.

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