On Wednesday July 31st at approximately 10:15 pm officers with the Wichita Falls Police Department located a stolen red 2008 Chevrolet HHR in the 5000 block of Lake Park DR. When officers attempted to conduct a stop on the vehicle the driver refused and began to evade officers in the vehicle.
During the course of the pursuit officers were able to position themselves to deploy spike strips. The vehicle hit the strips but continued to evade until the driver struck a divider on Central Freeway. The suspect, who was later identified as 30 year old Anthony Steine, exited the vehicle and began to run from officers. Officers caught up to Steine and placed him into custody in the in the 1700 block of 5th Street.
Steine was transported to the Wichita County jail where he was charged with theft and evading. He also had an outstanding warrant that was served as well.