GLENN HEIGHTS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The DeSoto and Glenn Heights police departments have arrested a suspect who they believe was involved in the armed robberies of two FedEx trucks.
Police say the suspect was spotted Wednesday evening near the 300 block of Victoria Drive in Glenn Heights and fled from police in his vehicle. He then ditched the vehicle at a nearby gas station and ran from pursuing officers.READ MORE: Some Dallas ISD Students Go Back To School In 1 Week
The suspect was arrested after a short chase. According to police, he was armed with a handgun but no shots were fired.READ MORE: American Airlines Experiencing Fuel Shortages At Some Airports
Police found evidence connected to the robberies in the suspect’s vehicle. Evidence was also found at a home in the area where the suspect was first spotted.MORE NEWS: Former President Trump Endorses Ken Paxton To Be Re-Elected As Texas Attorney General
The suspect has not yet been identified, and police believe there were other suspects involved.