Police encounter suspect while taking assault report, chase ensues

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MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Midland Police found themselves in a pursuit Wednesday afternoon.

Police officials say around 3 p.m., officers were taking an assault report when they encountered the suspect and a chase began.

The chase started at CJ Kelly Park and would come to an end at Loop 250 and Belaire, according to a release. It ended when the suspect’s vehicle collided head-on with a Toyota SUV that was northbound on Loop 250, police say.

The suspect, Ronald Chambers, was later taken into custody and charged with aggravated assault, unlawful restraint, interference with a 9-1-1 call, and terroristic threat.

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