Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Two Suspects After Local Car Chase
Deputies with the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office arrested two people Thursday after a car chase.
The chase began around 2:40 p.m. when deputies attempted to pull over a black BMW on 42nd Street at Avenue Q. The driver of the BMW refused to stop and attempted to flee authorities.
The chase came to an end near 81st Street and Avenue J, where the driver then tried to flee on foot. Deputies were able to apprehend the suspect in a nearby backyard.
That suspect has since been identified as 31-year-old Gary Gonzales. His passenger, 22 year-old Brianna Hernandez, was also arrested and both face multiple charges, including evading arrest, possession of a controlled substance, and tampering with evidence.