Man dies in police custody in east Houston

December 4, 2012 3:05:15 AM PST
A suspect died overnight while in police custody.

He was declared dead at east Houston Regional Medical Center along the East Freeway.

Police say a 34-year-old suspect was transported after eating an unknown amount of narcotics during a foot chase with officers.

We are gathering more information and we will update you on Eyewitness News and as additional details become available.