Two charged after wild crash during police chase in NE Harris Co.

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Two men charged in carjacking and chase

Two men have been charged in a violent carjacking that led to a police chase and came to a violent, crashing end, with the masked driver taking off on foot.

A high speed chase Tuesday in northeast Harris County ended when a suspected carjacker slammed into an innocent driver.

Eyewitness News had the exclusive video of the end of the pursuit. We blurred the video because a person in the truck was thrown out of it.
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The chase ended in the Cloverleaf area, but it began several miles away in Pasadena. Police say Jonathan Zapata Castaneda, 22, and Christian Velazquez, 20, stole the truck at gunpoint.

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Police nabbed the suspect following a crash and foot chase.

Police picked up the trail with a GPS locator and the brief chase was on.

But then the truck collided with a car, T-boning it at an intersection.

Castaneda is charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon. Velazquez is charged with felony evading and unauthorized use of a vehicle. Both have been denied bond.
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