ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A man was arrested after evading police in a stolen vehicle Tuesday night.
The vehicle was reported stolen and seen in the 5500 block of Andrews Highway by sheriff's deputies around 10 p.m.
According to a press release, Sgt. Brandon Blake initiated a traffic stop but the driver refused to stop, ignoring traffic signs and reaching speeds over 70 mph.
Officers followed the truck through several residential areas until the driver went through a fenced dead end, disabling the truck and continuing on foot.
He was eventually intercepted and identified as Jason Waller, 27, from Ector County.
After a brief struggle, Waller was arrested and charged with evading in motor vehicle and unauthorized use of vehicle.