Local

Man Arrested After Grand Prairie Police Chase

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

185992939 10 Man Arrested After Grand Prairie Police ChaseHot Halloween Costumes

3258814 Man Arrested After Grand Prairie Police ChaseTop 10 Horror Films

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

452359772 10 Man Arrested After Grand Prairie Police ChaseMissing Summer?

 alt=Celebrities And Their Dogs

cowb thumb Man Arrested After Grand Prairie Police ChaseCowboys Cheerleaders

GRAND PRAIRIE (CBSDFW.COM) - A man is under arrest after leading police in Grand Prairie on a slow-speed chase. The incident started just after 11:00 p.m. Monday night, when police tried to perform a traffic stop not far from Mountain Creek Lake. The male driver refused to pull over for officers and the pursuit began.

A few blocks later, a woman jumped from the car and told authorities that the man in the vehicle had her child.

The chase continued into an apartment complex located at the intersection of Pioneer Parkway and Corn Valley Road. Police used spike strips to force the man’s car to stop. But even then, they had to break out his windows and hit him with a Taser to get the suspect out of the vehicle.

The child inside of the car was not injured. The suspect was checked out by paramedics and then taken to jail. He was later determined to be the child’s father.

Three police squad cars also ran over the spike strips during this incident, and were left with flat tires. But no officers were hurt.

Latest News:

Top Trending: