HOUSTON -

A man was arrested after a police chase in southeast Houston early Monday morning.

Houston police officers tried to pull over the 31-year-old driver on Cullen and Idaho for suspected drunk driving around 1:30 a.m. Monday. The driver then took off along the Gulf Freeway.

Officers threw out spike strips to try to get him to stop. The suspect eventually slowed down on Clear Lake City Boulevard where he pulled into a church and was arrested.