Heroin and meth found after police chase in north Houston

By Brittany Taylor - Digital News Editor
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HOUSTON - Houston Police Department officers confiscated drugs when arresting a man after a police chase in north Houston.

The chase began about 11:45 p.m. when a police officer tried stop a car on North Shepherd at Interstate 45, police said.

The driver refused to stop, which led police on a short chase that ended near the intersection of west Troy and Yale, where he was trapped by police, officials said. The man jumped out of his vehicle and fled on foot and was later caught, police said.

After the man was arrested police found heroin and methamphetamine in his car, which is why police assumed he ran, police said.

He faces felony evading charges and possession of controlled substance. 

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