HOUSTON -– Two men in a stolen car were taken into custody following a brief chase in southwest Houston, police said early Wednesday.
According to officers with the Houston Police Department, it was around 3:15 a.m. when an officer on Bissonnet Street spotted a car that was reported stolen.
The driver led police to an apartment complex near W. Sam Houston Parkway where officers said he jumped out and ran. A male passenger stayed in the vehicle, however. The driver was caught following a foot pursuit.
HPD said a gun was found in the car, and both men were taken into custody.
Police said the car was stolen on Tuesday evening after an aggravated robbery on S. Gessner.