HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A Harris County Precinct 6 deputy constable escaped damage after a chase suspect shot at him as much as eight occasions in a single day.

The chase started round midnight when the deputy constable tried to tug the suspect over for driving erratically.

That is when the suspect fired photographs on the deputy constable. The chase lasted for about eight minutes.

“Pictures fired. Driver began capturing at me,” the deputy constable might be heard saying on an emergency name.

Houston police responded to the capturing.

The deputy constable was not hit.

The chase got here to an finish when the suspect crashed into the again of a truck on Woodridge, simply off the Gulf Freeway in southeast Houston.

Police say there have been two individuals within the truck on the time of the crash, however neither of them had been harm.

“Fortunately, he was the one one within the automobile. However there is a automobile seat within the again, and there are what look like some youngsters’s backpacks and issues like that,” HPD Lt. R. Willkens mentioned.

Police say the suspect handed out whereas at the back of a patrol automobile.

They aren’t positive if it was as a consequence of medicine or some form of impairment. He was taken to the hospital.

“What was discovered within the automobile was a firearm, in addition to a number of several types of narcotics, which additionally leads us to consider that he is likely to be having some sort of response to some sort of inducement of unlawful narcotics,” Willkens mentioned. “What we discovered within the automobile was methamphetamine, heroin, Xanax and a few sort of unknown capsule, so fairly a wide range of substances that may actually hurt you.”

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