DPS: Suspect in stolen vehicle arrested after evading Longview officers

DPS: Suspect in stolen vehicle arrested after evading Longview officers
Preston Ryan Bradford (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records)

GREGG COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - The Texas Department of Public Safety said a suspect who allegedly stole a vehicle and evaded officers in Longview was arrested without incident Saturday.

According to DPS, Saturday night at approximately 7:40 p.m., troopers responded to assist the Longview Police Department on a stolen vehicle that was evading their officers.

The suspect, Preston Ryan Bradford, 29, of Gladewater was apprehended without incident by troopers at Hwy-80 and West Loop 281 at 8:03 PM.

DPS said the suspect was driving a blue 2004 Hyundai passenger car that had been reported stolen out of Gladewater.

No injuries were reported. The suspect was transported to the Gregg County jail.

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