A pursuit that started in Manchester ended on Monday night in Hartford with the driver in custody and two small children found in the back seat.
Police were called to Little Street in Manchester for a domestic dispute. Once officers arrived, the man sped off, police said.
Police pursued the SUV, but then realized children were inside and broke off the chase.
The SUV was later spotted in Hartford and eventually pulled over on Preston Street.
The suspect is in custody and faces several charges. The children were unharmed. They are between the ages of 4 and 6, according to Manchester police.