Traffic stop turns into police chase in Pasadena

PASADENA, TX

The pursuit started on Avenue H and Allen-Genoa in the City of South Houston. It ended about one mile away on Spencer and Federal in Pasadena.

An officer was trying to pull over the driver of a Cadillac who was seen running red lights. The driver took off, reaching speeds of 75 miles per hour. He later pulled over and surrendered.

Police say they found a small amount of marijuana in the car. The driver faces felony evading and his passenger faces charges of tampering with evidence.

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