On December 7th, 2016, a Deputy with Constable Mark Herman’s Office observed a vehicle travelling in the 26800 block of Cypresswood Drive in North Harris County. The vehicle was being operated on a public roadway in violation of the Texas Transportation Code and the Deputy initiated a traffic stop. The vehicle failed to stop and fled from the Deputy for 11 miles and reaching speeds of 80 MPH. The vehicle led deputies down Cypresswood Drive, Aldine Westfield Road, Treaschwig Rd. and several smaller side streets in the area before stopping in the 2000 block of Rustling Trees Way. The suspect exited the vehicle and ran into a residence with Constable deputies giving chase. The driver was taking into custody inside the residence without incident.
“The driver was identified as 40 year old Darrell Armstrong. Armstrong was arrested, charged with felony evading in a motor vehicle and felony driving while intoxicated, due to previous DWI convictions.” – Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman
Armstrong was booked into the Harris County jail. His bond was set at $20,000.00 for the felony DWI and $10,000.00 for the felony evading in a motor vehicle out of the 179th District Court.
Name: Darrell Armstrong
Date of Birth: 01/19/1976
Charge: 1. Evading Arrest / Detention with a Motor Vehicle
2. Felony Driving While Intoxicated
Court: 179th District Court
Status: In Jail