Abilene

Abilene chase ends when woman jumps from car, vehicle crashes

ABILENE, Texas - A woman in a reportedly stolen car led Taylor County Sheriff's Office deputies on a chase about noon Tuesday before it ended when she jumped out of the moving vehicle.

Police said 21-year-old Cecilia Olvera was driving a Kia Forte and suffered minor abrasions.

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The chase involving Olvera and Taylor County Sheriff's Office deputies started when she wouldn't pull over in the vicinity of Winters Freeway and North 1st Street and then ended in the 900 block of Merchant Street near 10th Street when she bailed out.

The vehicle crashed into a front porch post of someone's home.

Authorities say methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were found in the vehicle.

Olvera hadn't been charged as of 5 p.m. Tuesday. Police said she was in custody but the Taylor County District Attorney's Office would be compiling the list of official charges.

 

 


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