K-9 helps catch man who bailed from vehicle during chase in NW Houston

HOUSTON – Houston police were involved in a chase with a man driving a black Jeep in northwest Houston on Wednesday.

Authorities were in pursuit of the Jeep in the Acres Homes area around 4:15 p.m.

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Before the man in the vehicle bailed near 2900 De Soto Street, he pushed his mother out of the moving vehicle, according to authorities.

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While running away from police, the man crawled over a fence and jumped over another fence before being caught by a police dog in an open field.

The man was seen being walked away in handcuffs.

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The suspect has not been identified.

Authorities said the man may have been off his medication and is being taken to a hospital.