GPS device credited with catching car thieves in Palmview chase

Two men are behind bars after a chase that ended near the Rio Grande River just south of Mission.

Palmview police told Action 4 News that officers chased two men inside a stolen Chevrolet Tahoe Thursday night.

The chase ended off Inspiration Road and Military Highway when the SUV crashed into a ditch.

Officers arrested both men at the scene.

Investigators told Action 4 News that the Tahoe had an On-Star GPS tracking device allowing police to track the vehicle.

The two men are facing evading arrest and theft charges.