3 in custody after Wednesday afternoon chase

3 arrested after chase

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Texas DPS Agents have three people in custody after a chase ended with a car crash on Wednesday afternoon.

The vehicle crashed in an alley on the west side of Avenue X between 46th and 47th Street around 1:30 p.m.

Deputies say they "started an arrest and they bolted."

The chase started when agents "observed a possible drug transaction in the area of 49th and Ave. U."

DPS says the suspects were arrested after agents found narcotics and a weapon in the car.

The roads are back open and traffic is normal as of 3 p.m.

We'll continue to update this story as we learn more.

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