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HOUSTON -- Officers with the Houston Police Department took a man into custody after a chase that ended in a crash on the north side.

HPD said an officer tried to pull over a stolen truck on W. Tidwell near the North Freeway around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The driver allegedly refused to stop and led officers on a short chase. He eventually crashed into a pole on Yale. The suspect then jumped out and tried to run away but was quickly apprehended.

Police said the man faces felony evading and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle charges.

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