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Chase with child in car ends, at least 1 in custody, police say

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HOUSTON – At least one person was taken into custody Sunday after a report of a purse-snatching incident and a chase, Houston police said. A 5-year-old child was inside the vehicle at the time of the chase, police said.

Police said they were called on a report of a purse snatching incident around 10 a.m. in the 4000 block of De Leon Street. When the suspects fled the scene, it led police on a chase through southeast Houston when it finally ended in the 2700 block of Skyview Point Drive, south of Sunnyside.