DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Four people in a U-Haul truck have been taken into custody after police say they led authorities in Dallas County on a chase early Thursday morning.
Police say the chase started at a motel in northeast Dallas and then went into Garland. The chase soon involved Garland and Mesquite police and the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office.READ MORE: Dallas Police K-9 Ballentine Makes 42 Pound Marijuana Bust At Dallas Love Field Airport
Eventually, the chase ended in south Dallas near Malcom X Boulevard and Elsie Faye Heggins Street at around 4:15 a.m. Four people were taken into custody.
A four-wheeler and three motorcycles were found inside the U-Haul, and police believe they were stolen from local dealerships.READ MORE: Garland Silver Alert Canceled After Elderly Couple Richard And Henrietta Rocha Found Safe
Police say they believe the suspects are using U-Haul trucks to steal motorcycles and four-wheelers.
According to police, this incident is tied to a previous chase on April 9 involving a U-Haul truck where the suspects abandoned it in a creek-bed. Police say at least one of the suspects that was taken into custody Thursday morning was arrested before for the previous chase.MORE NEWS: Ex-Tyler Legacy Principal Dan Crawford Pleads Guilty After Cocaine Bust
The identities of the four people involved have not been released as authorities continue to investigate.