Driver leads police on hour-long chase in SE Houston

HOUSTON

At around 11:45pm, a police officer spotted a suspicious pickup traveling down South Shaver near the Gulf Freeway.

The officer tried to pull the driver over, but that driver refused to stop, leading police on an hour-long chase, mostly circling the Beltway.

Finally, the driver ran over some spikes on the South Beltway near Highway 3 and officers took him into custody. They still don't know why he took off.

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