Police chase ends in crash in NW Houston

February 17, 2008 7:51:31 AM PST
A man had to be pepper sprayed following a police chase in northwest Houston last night.A store customer saw the man throw a bunch of coins at a store clerk window and flagged down a police deputy. The suspect took off in his car when he saw the deputy approach and the deputy gave chase.

The man lost control of the vehicle, hit a small street pole at Hempstead near Antoine and took off on foot. He was caught and arrested for felony evading and appeared to be drunk.

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