Alleged drunk suspect tries to escape police

September 25, 2009 5:21:18 AM PDT
Police say a public intoxication suspect escaped from a University of Houston patrol car while still wearing handcuffs.Officers and K-9 units were called to the scene around 1am and searched the area for close to an hour. The dogs finally sniffed the suspect out from underneath a nearby house on Hogan at Gentry.

Police say the man had apparently gotten loose from one of the handcuffs. He's now facing felony charges of fleeing arrest.

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