The chase started around 8:45 a.m. Friday after officers were called to the 100 block of Arrowhead Drive for a report of a burglary in progress at a home construction site.
A combination of Clute and Freeport police officers arrested Joseph M. Lewis around 11:45 a.m. Thursday at his home in Freeport after an investigation identified him as a suspect in the death of Simmons in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Deputies were called to the 500 block of Mulcahy Avenue at 9:40 p.m. Saturday for a report of a disturbance between two men and arrived a few minutes later to find one on his knees and the other lying in the roadway.
Both were listed in critical condition with head injuries at the time they were taken by LifeFlight. The report did not indicate whether either man was wearing a helmet.
ROSHARON — A joint effort between the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office and the Pearland Police Department resulted in the arrest of a “young Hispanic” man charged with four shootings in the Rosharon area this month.