Mar 1, 2015 10:40 AM by News Staff
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man suspected of driving a Ford Mustang that struck and killed two spectators during a street race in the San Fernando Valley has turned himself in.
Los Angeles police Capt. Capt. John McMahon said 21-year-old Henry Gevorgyan walked into a downtown police station Saturday night.
Gevorgyan had been sought after he fled the scene of the deadly accident in Chatsworth early Thursday.
Police said he was behind the wheel of a souped-up Ford Mustang that veered out of control and charged across the street into a crowd of spectators on the sidewalk. The street, in a commercial and office area that is mainly deserted after dark, has long been the scene for illegal nighttime street races.
Police said Gevorgyan could face murder charges.
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