Drunk driver leads police on chase in Lufkin

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A man suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol led police on a brief chase through Lufkin.

Police said Ulices Zavala, 37, was driving drunk north on South Timberland at 2:23 p.m. Friday when police saw him run over a curb.

Officials proceeded to pull Zavala over, but he refused to stop and drove four to five blocks to his house.

Zavala later stopped his vehicle and got out on foot in his yard.

There officials arrested Zavala for evading arrest with a vehicle, and driving while intoxicated.

Zavala is in the Angelina County jail on a $1,500 bond.

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