HPD: Teens lead officers on chase in stolen pickup

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HOUSTON - Two teenagers are in custody after police said they led officers on a chase in a stolen pickup truck.

Houston police said officers recognized the pickup that had just been reported stolen Tuesday morning in southwest Houston.

Police tried to pull the truck over, but the driver refused and gave chase.

Officials said the driver eventually stopped in the 3100 block of Hayes near Richmond.

Both the driver and the passenger jumped out of the pickup and ran towards a nearby apartment complex.

Police said both teens were quickly caught and arrested.

No other information has been released at this time.

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