HOUSTON -– An officer with the Houston Police Department called for backup and then pulled over two men in an SUV that was reported stolen earlier this week, police said.
The arrests happened early Wednesday on Houston’s northside.
Police said around 1 a.m. an officer ran the license plate on a Ford SUV, and the vehicle came back as reported stolen. The officer followed the suspects until backup units arrived.
The men stopped at a Jack-in-the-Box on Airline Drive and were then taken into custody without incident.
Police said they face charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.