HOUSTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Authorities say a suspected drunk driver led Houston MPs in a high-speed chase with four children in his truck early Sunday morning.
Lt. KR Benoit of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office says the 13-mile chase began around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday when a MP spotted a white truck that was driving erratically.
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The driver of the truck ignored a prompt from the agent to stop and led the authorities to a car chase, which reached speeds of up to 160 km / h.
The chase ended after the driver stopped his truck in a parking lot and got out with a toddler in his arms.
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The MPs found three other children in the truck, the oldest being 8 years old.
No injuries were reported. The driver faces several possible charges.
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