April 15th, 2021 at approximately 6:30 P.M. PCT 4 Hidalgo County engaged in a vehicle pursuit, along with Border Patrol and Texas DPS.
The pursuit initiated when a suspect refused to stop on a traffic stop with Border Patrol.
The suspect vehicle fled from Southbound US 281 at the Brooks/Hidalgo County Line. The suspect vehicle avoided being spiked 3 times, then switched to the Northbound Lanes while still driving Southbound exceeding speeds over 100 miles per hour! The pursuit ended on El Cibolo Rd after the suspect vehicle rammed into a gate, the suspects bailed out. After a short foot pursuit the suspects were arrested.
Be aware of your surroundings, especially while driving; these criminals endangered many lives, including truck drivers, motorists, bikers, and passengers on over 32 miles of Highway!
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