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Police arrest two men after chase through Houston

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Two men who led police on a high-speed chase around the north Houston area Thursday morning were taken into custody.. http://10.wsls.com/2lDsDBK

Posted by WSLS 10 / WSLS.com on Friday, March 3, 2017

KPRCHOUSTON (KPRC) -Two men who led police on a high-speed chase around the north Houston area Thursday morning were taken into custody.

Police said the pursuit began after a reported robbery at the Amegy Bank at 5301 Bissonnet.

The driver of a black Mercedes was headed northbound on I-45 North Freeway then did a u-turn on the feeder road and drove southbound on I-45.

The driver then went eastbound on the 610 North Loop and exited South Shepherd. The car was driving on its front left rim.

There were several police vehicles chasing the Mercedes.

The driver got back on the North Loop then took I-45 North and exited the freeway.

Both the driver and passenger got out of the smoking vehicle. The driver was tackled by a police officer. The passenger fled on foot, but was apprehended by officers.