Man accused of driving stolen car
Car spotted by officer in unmarked HPD unit
A man is in custody after a short chase off the Southwest Freeway.
An unmarked Houston police unit started following a car after officers said it came up stolen around 12:30 a.m. Thursday.
The officer waited for a marked patrol car to assist with the traffic stop.
Investigators said when the officers pulled the car over in a hotel off the Southwest Freeway and Weslayan, the driver jumped out and ran away.
The man was captured and arrested after short foot chase. His name has not been released.