Man Behind Bars after Police Chase in Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - One man sits behind bars in Big Spring after rolling a stolen SUV, then running from police.

Big Spring Police say the man is facing three different charges.

Police say it all happened Saturday morning when officers found an SUV lying on its side in the middle of north Main and 9th Street.

The suspect stole the SUV from a nearby apartment complex.

Police found the injuried driver a few blocks away.

But when they tried to arrest him, he took off.

After a four-block chase, they finally caught up with him.

Right now, officers are not releasing the suspects name.

He now faces several charges including unauthorized use of a vechicle, and fleeing to elude capture.

In addition, police say he has outstanding warrants on other charges.

The investigation is still ongoing.