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Woman runs from police after stealing, crashing vehicle

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HOUSTON – Police are on the scene where a woman stole a vehicle, ran from police in the stolen vehicle, crashed the vehicle near the Medical Center and then tried running from police on foot on Monday.

According to police, the woman crashed near 7300 Greenbriar Drive and Blue Bonnet Boulevard and ran from the scene on foot.

Police said another woman left her car running when she entered a store. Another woman walked up and drove away in the car.

A short time later, police attempted to pull over the woman in the stolen vehicle for a traffic violation. She did not pull over for police until she crashed into some bushes.

Police were able to apprehend the woman after a short chase.

KPRC will provide updates when they become available.