Suspect involved in chase held on $500,000 bond

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Jack Costello, 54, of Bellevue waived his preliminary hearing and was ordered held on $500,000 Friday morning after leading law enforcement officers on a pursuit early Thursday that ended with his arrest on a string of charges.

The incident began around 2:45 a.m. Thursday when a Nebraska State Trooper says he saw Costello's vehicle run a stop sign near 69th and Grant streets. Authorities said Costello refused to pull over and a chase began that ultimately came to an end on Interstate 80 near 42nd Street.

Costello was arrested on a variety of charges.

He was jailed in Douglas County.

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