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HOUSTON - Police say a man suspected of driving while intoxicated is in custody after leading officers on a brief chase overnight.

The chase started Monday night on S. Main near the South Loop, according to the Houston Police Department.

HPD tried to pull the man over, but he refused to stop and continued to Fondren. Police said they used spike strips to puncture the vehicle s tires.

The driver came to a stop at the Fondren Inn, where he was apparently staying. He was then taken into custody.

Police said he faces a charge of driving while intoxicated as well as felony evading.

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