Charges filed against chase suspect

March 25, 2009 2:46:36 PM PDT
The man who led authorities on a high-speed chase from Pearland into Houston is now facing charges. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

You saw the chase live Tuesday on Eyewitness News and just after 4pm. The suspect, 35-year-old Valentino Mendoza, was in a stolen pickup truck. The chase ended in southeast Houston when he crashed into a parked car and was arrested.

Mendoza is charged with evading arrest and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He remains behind bars with bond set at $20,000.

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