Police pursuit ends in Miami-Dade arrest of driver in Ford with Texas tag

Officers chase driver from Gladeview to Brownsville

By Sanela Sabovic - Reporter, Andrea Torres - Digital Reporter/Producer

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - After a chase on a rainy Friday afternoon, police officers arrested a man in Miami-Dade County's Brownsville neighborhood. 

The driver abandoned a white Ford with with Texas tag R12-45G4 at Northwest 30th Avenue and 57th Street in Miami-Dade County's Brownsville neighborhood, police said.

The driver took off running, but he didn't go far. Miami-Dade Police Department officers caught up to him and put him in handcuffs. 

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel also responded to the area. Police officers said officers were not injured during the chase.  

Detectives said the chase began with a traffic stop. Police officers put on their sirens and ordered him to stop at Northwest 20th Avenue and 72nd Street in the county's Gladeview area, near Liberty City Elementary School. 

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