Police chase comes to end on county road in Brazoria County

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Police chase comes to end on county road in Brazoria County
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After more than half an hour, the driver came to a stop, surrounded by law enforcement officers, and gave up peacefully.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A man has been arrested after leading police on a chase that stretched from downtown Houston into rural Brazoria County.

Just after 2 p.m., Houston police initiated a traffic stop of a red SUV in the downtown area and the driver took off.

After a period of time, Texas DPS troopers joined the pursuit.

The driver was not initially racing at high speeds, and even used turn signals for lane changes.

The driver came to a stop on County Road 48 at County Road 62. He got out of the SUV with his hands up and was taken into custody without further incident.

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