Three arrested after overnight police chase

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by KVUE News

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Posted on September 14, 2013 at 9:03 AM

Updated Saturday, Sep 14 at 12:44 PM

Austin police arrested three men after a chase around 2:30 this morning.

It started near Aldrich Street and Airport Boulevard in East Austin when an officer saw a car with three people inside run a stop sign. While the chase was underway, police say they saw the occupants throwing beer out of the car.

The chase ended about ten minutes later on Sam Rayburn Drive, near Hwy. 183 and I-35 in North Austin. All three men ran away and officers used stun guns to bring two of them under control. One man punched an officer in the face but that officer was not seriously hurt.

One of the men arrested had a warrant for burglary., Police say multiple charges are pending.

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