'Armed suspect' on Greyhound bus arrested after chase from Wisconsin into IL

'Armed suspect' on Greyhound bus arrested after chase from Wisconsin into IL

'Armed suspect' on Greyhound bus arrested after chase from Wisconsin into IL

Police surrounded a Greyhound bus after an incident involving a possible gunman on I-94 at Illinois Route 173, Illinois State Police confirmed Friday.

Authorities received a call for a disorderly and possibly armed person on a Greyhound bus on I-94 around 10 p.m., the release said. A man with a gun was reportedly on the bus, the Lake County sheriff's office said.

FOX40 sister station WGN-TV reports the pursuit crossed into IL and the bus eventually stopped near the exit ramp to Route 173.

A police pursuit of the bus began in Wisconsin after reports of an armed suspect on the bus.

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A Greyhound spokesperson said at least 40 passengers were on the bus at the time.

IL state police say there is a possible hostage situation being handled by their officers and other law enforcement agencies.

Illinois State Police confirm that the suspect is in custody.

Authorities said no injuries were reported.

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