A comparison with DNA in a nationwide database several years ago identified one of those men as Jermeck Jones.
Deputy Jeffrey Gordon said the suspect carjacked two vehicles during the chase.
The chase ended in the 9200 block on Lakewood Boulevard in Downey.
The mother had been beaten to death, while the daughter had been strangled, authorities said, and their apartment was set ablaze.
Superior Court Judge Orlando Hudson ordered a new trial for Howard in May 2014, ruling that the prosecutor and a police detective withheld evidence suggesting that Washington was raped and killed by a New York street gang for which she dealt drugs.
— The defense attorneys for a Durham man who has spent two decades in prison for two murders he says he didn't commit tried Tuesday to shift attention to a man who has never been charged in the case.