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Odessa man leads officers on 20-minute high-speed chase

(Source: Ector County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Ector County Sheriff's Office)
ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

The Ector County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a man after he led them on a high-speed chase for nearly 20 minutes.

At 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday the ECSO narcotics unit began pursuit of a white Nissan near 10th and Sam Houston. The suspect vehicle evaded authorities, disregarding stop signs and nearly colliding with another vehicle.

A DPS helicopter assisted in the pursuit, which reached speeds over 100 miles per hour.

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The pursuit ended in the area of Moss Avenue and Hubnik Road.

The driver, who was identified as Isaac Florez, 17, was taken into custody and charged with Evading with a Motor Vehicle.

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