Assault call leads to chase in NW Harris County

On Kuykendahl near Ella, deputies say the suspect was slowed by traffic. That's when a K-9 officer and deputy approached the vehicle and the suspect gave up.

March 22, 2014 3:58:01 PM PDT
An assault call in northwest Harris County Saturday afternoon led to a police chase.

Deputies first received a call about a woman being assaulted at an apartment complex. When they arrived, a witness told them the suspect was leaving the complex in a black Chevy pickup.

Deputies spotted the vehicle and gave chase. That chase would span roughly five miles along Veterans Memorial to FM 1960 and then down Kuykendahl.

On Kuykendahl near Ella, deputies say the suspect was slowed by traffic. That's when a K-9 officer and deputy approached the vehicle and the suspect gave up.

The suspect is facing evading arrest and a possible assault charge.

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