High-speed police chase ends in crash

January 4, 2008 3:18:39 AM PST
Police are investigating whether a chase suspect was involved in several robberies in northeast Houston overnight. An officer spotted the man speeding and followed him until he crashed into a light pole on Crosstimbers near Hirsch. Police arrested the driver at the scene, but a passenger managed to run away.

Investigators say the driver had a loaded gun and was in an area where several robberies had been reported.

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