Chase begins in East TX, ends in Shreveport after traffic stop reveals stolen vehicle

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A search is underway for the suspects responsible for leading authorities on a multi-state, high-speed chase that ended in Shreveport.

At approximately 9:40 p.m., Tuesday night, a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper made a traffic stop eastbound on Interstate-20 in Smith County, near the 559 mile marker.  

During the roadside interview, the vehicle, a maroon-colored Volvo SUV, was found to be stolen from Cedar Park.

DPS says the male driver began to lead law enforcement on a chase, traveling eastbound on I-20.  

The driver continued down I-20 before abandoning the vehicle on Westport Ave. in Shreveport around 11:30 p.m.

The driver and his passengers were not located..

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