A Manteca Police patrol officer attempted to make a traffic stop of a blue Volkswagen Passat, near the 120 Bypass and South Airport Way at 2 a.m. Wednesday.
The vehicle failed to yield and a pursuit began. The pursuit covered 2.4 miles and ended in the 200 block of Martha Street. The driver was taken into custody without incident.
The driver was identified as Edward Domingo Gutierrez, 48. Gutierrez was charged with the pursuit, driving without a license, drug paraphernalia, and possession of marijuana.