Longview police nab chase suspect

Andrew Snoddy. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail.
Andrew Snoddy. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail.

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview police have arrested a suspect that fled from a routine traffic stop.

Just before 10:30 this morning, Longview police pulled over a vehicle on a routine traffic stop on Marion St. at Melton.

The driver of the vehicle, Andrew Snoddy, who had a warrant out for his arrest, jumped out of the vehicle and fled the scene on foot. At that time a chase ensued and Longview police with the help of a DPS helicopter unit searched the area south of downtown Longview.

Mr. Snoddy was apprehended a short time later and is being booked into the Gregg County Jail.

KLTV will have more information as it becomes available.

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