Stolen car leads to a police chase

Published On: Aug 24 2013 11:01:53 AM CDT

Houston Police said they arrested a man driving a stolen truck after a chase.

Around 10:15pm on Friday, police ran the plates of a suspicious truck and found the truck to be stolen from Corpus Christi.

When police tried to pull over the vehicle on South Loop and Cedar Crest in Southeast Houston, the driver sped away.

The suspect led police on a lengthy chase west on I-10 and south on the West Loop before exiting on Long Street.

The suspect took off on foot and ran into the woods.

HPD helicopter and K-9 units searched and arrested one man.

He faces felony charges of evading and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.