HOUSTON – Police have detained a suspected burglar after a chase and crash in East Downtown early Wednesday.
As per details, HPD officers responded a burglary in progress call.
Arriving units located a vehicle and two males around another vehicle behind a building. When the suspects noticed the HPD unit driving up, they jumped into their car and sped off.
A pursuit ensued down the 45 Freeway. The suspects exited the freeway and a short time later crashed into a building.
The two male suspects jumped out and fled on foot, however, one suspect was taken into custody quickly.
Meanwhile, a perimeter was set up for the second suspect.
An officer was also involved in the wreck, but no serious injuries have been reported.