Just before 4:00 p.m. Monday afternoon Conroe Police initiated a pursuit through the Dugan area of Conroe. At one point Raythell Lee Fields Jr., who celebrated his 17th birthday last Friday lost control of his vehicle and struck a concrete barrier in a residents front yard. As officers pulled up behind him the suspect put his vehicle in reverse running into the patrol car. The Conroe Officer fearing for his safety fired several shots into the vehicle as the vehicle once again sped away from Avenuie I and Third Street.
The suspect was finally captured in the 100 block of Morgan.
The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office Public Integrity Unit responded to the scene to investigate.
The suspect was not hit.
Fields of 800 Avenue e in Conroe has been charged with evading arrest and detention with a motor vehicle.