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Abilene police apprehend suspect after car chase

Published On: Feb 01 2014 09:50:03 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 01 2014 09:57:18 PM CST
Crime
ABILENE, Texas -

A suspected drunk driver led Abilene police on a car chase Saturday.

Police spotted the driver, suspected he may have been drunk and tried to pull him over.

The driver did not pull over and led police on a short chase through central Abilene streets. Police eventually caught the suspect at the corner of Don Juan Street and Leggett Drive at an apartment complex. 

The suspect allegedly had an undisclosed amount of crack cocaine in his possession. He was charged with evading arrest and possession of a controlled substance.