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Man tries to hit officer's patrol car during chase in north Houston

HOUSTON – A man attempted to hit an officer's patrol car during a chase Thursday in north Houston, police said. 

Around 4 a.m. an HPD officer in an undercover patrol unit saw a pickup truck hit a Cadillac on the North Freeway feeder road at Highway 249 and take off, according to police. 

Police said the officer chased the driver until the man pulled over, but then the driver put the vehicle in reverse and tried to hit the patrol car. 

The man missed and took off again, but was later stopped near Aldine Bender and arrested, according to police.