Man arrested after escaping traffic stop

HOUSTON - The Houston Police Department has found and arrested a man who fled during a traffic stop.

It started at a Walmart in southwest Houston, where police pulled the man over.

Officers at the scene say they handcuffed him, but he took off running.

Police were searching the surrounding neighborhood in helicopters and on the ground when they finally tracked him down. No word yet on why the driver was pulled over.

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