Suspect led troopers on chase near Salado - KXXV Central Texas News Now

Suspect led troopers on chase near Salado

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SALADO, TX (KXXV) -

A suspect is in custody after leading troopers on a chase Wednesday. 

Texas Department of Public Safety said that troopers tried to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle on northbound Interstate 35 near Amity Road when the suspect sped away. 

The suspect led officials on a chase for five miles before getting off of I-35 and getting out of his car. 

That's when DPS said that the suspect ran, crossing a field and creek before being taken into custody. 

The suspect, unidentified at this time, had a warrant out for his arrest and had suspected drugs on his person. 

He has been taken to the Bell County Jail. No other details were released. 

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