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Attempted Traffic Stop Becomes Brief Early Morning Car Chase

An attempted traffic stop led to a brief car chase early Friday morning.

Shortly before two a.m., Wichita Falls police were notified of a vehicle going the wrong way down 6th Street.

When officers tried to pull the car over, the driver sped off, leading police on a car chase through downtown Wichita Falls.

After a brief pursuit, the driver pulled into the parking lot of the Sahara Nightclub on Lamar Street and ran inside.

The officers were unable to get a good look at the driver prior to him entering the establishment, but narrowed down their suspects to three individuals.
 

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