VPD: Woman leads police on a chase with two children in the vehicle

Woman faces two counts of endagering a child

VICTORIA, Texas – Today just after 1 p.m., Victoria Police officers responded to the area of N. Navarro St. at Guy Grant Rd. to investigate a hit and run vehicle crash.  Officers had a good description of the suspect vehicle.

An officer spotted the vehicle and tried to pull the driver over, but authorities say the woman behind the wheel refused to stop leading police on a chase.

The driver finally came to a stop and was identified as 34-year-old Michelle Soto. Police said two children were inside the vehicle when they arrested Soto. She’s charged with evading arrest or detention with previous conviction(s), and two counts of endangering a child.