Helicopter crewman tackles burglary suspect after wild chase

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HOUSTON, TX - Wild video from Houston showed a police helicopter crew member taking down a fleeing suspect.

Houston Police Department officers took the man into custody after receiving a 911 call of a possible home burglary. When they arrived at the scene, the two suspects ran off and a chase ensued, according to police.

The police helicopter followed one of the suspects to a field. The suspect was sideswiped by a police car, but kept running.   He was then tackled by a member of the Houston Police Department helicopter crew, which had landed just moments earlier.

Both suspects were arrested.

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