Police chase ends with SUV in bayou, driver on the run

HOUSTON – A police chase in northeast Houston ended with a driver on the run after crashing into a bayou. 

Officers said they tried to pull over a stolen SUV but the driver would not stop. 

The driver led police on a chase that ended along Tidwell at Sparks when the driver crashed into a bayou that didn't have water, officer said. 

Officials said the driver ran off and police searched for an hour but did not find him.