Person in custody after 'possible hostage situation' on Greyhound; No injuries reported

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Reports of a person with a gun on the bus led to the police chase that began late Friday and lasted 2½ hours, The Chicago Tribune reported.

Numerous police agencies from Wisconsin and IL are responding to an incident involving a Greyhound bus. Greyhound said in a statement that the incident began around 9:50 p.m. CT. The pursuit ended near the exit for Illinois Route 173 near Wadsworth.

Officials say all 50 passengers were evacuated from the bus, and a suspect is in custody. They were eventually removed from the bus safely.

Lanes remain closed while the investigation continues.

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Initially, authorities reported a "possible hostage situation".

Authorities have not confirmed any other specific details about what happened.

The pursuit started on Interstate 94 in Racine County, Wisconsin around 10:06 PM on Friday, January 12th and traveled south down the interstate into northern IL.

This is a developing story.

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