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A man suspected of violating a domestic violence court order was in custody Thursday after allegedly leading deputies on a chase from Mission Viejo and barricading himself inside a car in a Foothill Ranch parking lot.

Deputies were called about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday to a home on Sweetbrier Lane in Mission Viejo regarding a man allegedly violating the court order, according to Sgt. Scott Steinle of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

The man drove away in a car and was pursued by deputies until being cornered in an In-N-Out Burger parking lot in Foothill Ranch.

Tactical teams and mental health specialists negotiated with the man, who communicated using a bullhorn he had with him, sheriff’s officials said. He was taken into custody about midnight.

Byrom Zuniga Sanchez, 31, was booked on suspicion of felony reckless driving, violating a protective order and resisting arrest, said Carrie Braun, a spokeswoman for the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

Sanchez had gone to the Mission Viejo home several times on Wednesday in violation of the court order, but each time he had left before deputies arrived, Braun said.

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