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Man arrested after police chase

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

A man is behind bars after leading Wichita Falls Police on a chase on Thursday afternoon. 

Officers said Benny Wilson, 37, had a parole warrant and took off when the gang task force tried to pull him over at Monroe Street and Avenue J. 

Police said Wilson drove more than half a mile to the 2000 block of Bell Street before he bailed on the car and ran off. 

Wilson was caught behind a home shortly after. In addition to the parole warrant, Wilson will be charged with Evading Arrest. 

A woman who was in the passenger seat was also detained. Newschannel 6 is working to find out if she will face any charges. 

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