Waco man arrested on multiple charges after hiding from police in woman's house
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
WACO -- A Waco man is in jail after fleeing from police, hiding in a woman's house and possessing cocaine.
Tommy Augustina Cardenas, 47, was being pulled over for speeding yesterday morning near the 1000 block of 18th Street.
Cardenas drove away from the cop but ended up crashing into a suburban a couple blocks down on the 2100 block of Park.
The person driving had minor injuries, but the three small children were not injured.
Cardenas then took off on foot and hid in a woman's house.
Police then arrested Cardenas and found that he was also in possession of cocaine and was wanted on other charges including not paying child support, DWI, as well as driving with a suspended license.
He is now in the McLennan County jail.