Longview police officers were led on a short foot chase Wednesday that begin in the 100 block of West Avelon Street.
It happened around 9:30 a.m. when officers were called to a robbery in progress on Avelon Street. When police arrived, two black men ran from the house and officers chased after them.
The 2 alleged burglars were eventually caught with the assistance of a DPS helicopter. The men have been identified as 17-year-old Terry Fields and 19-year-old Lonnie Sibley Jr., both of Longview.